Durban International Film Festival 2022 Awards

Genre : Awards lists
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Release/publication date : March 2022
Published on : 03/08/2022

Best South African Short Film
Winner: "Prayers for Sweet Waters" (South Africa), Directed by Elijah Ndoumbe
Best African Short Film
Winner: "Sixteen Rounds" (Uganda), Directed by Loukman Ali
Best International Short Film
Winner: "Miette" (Canada), Directed by Maude Bouchard
Best South African Documentary
Winner: "Girl, Taken" (South Africa), Directed by Francois Verster, Simon Wood
Artistic Bravery Award
Winner: "No U-Turn" (France, Nigeria, South Africa), Directed by Ike Nnabue
Annual Amnesty Award
Winner: "Batata" (Lebanon), Directed by Noura Kevorkian
Best Supporting Performer
Winner: Babetida Sadjo for her performance in "Juwaa" (Belgium), Directed by Nganji Mutiri
Best Cameo Performer
Winner: Ricky Kofi Adelayitar & Brimah Watara for their roles in "Public Toilet Africa" (Ghana), Directed by Felix (Kofi) Ofosu-Yeboah
Best performer
Winner: Clarisse Albercht for her performance in "Bantù Mama" (Dominican Republic), Directed by Ivan Herrera
Best Director
Winner: Agam Darshi for "Donkeyhead" (Canada)
Best Screenplay
Winner: "Ring Wandering" (Japan), Directed by Masakazu Kaneko
Best South African Feature Film
Winner: "1960" (South Africa), Directed by King Shaft, Michael Motumbo
Best African Feature Film
Winner: "Bangarang" (Kenya), Directed by Robin Odongo
Best International Feature Film
Winner: "Bantù Mama" (Dominican Republic), Directed by Ivan Herrera
Best Cinematography
Winner: "Bantù Mama" (Dominican Republic), Directed by Ivan Herrera
Audience Choice Award
Winner: "Amagama Ka Nokutela", Directed by Zimisele Ngubane, Asanda Sizani
Best International Documentary
Winner: "Wind Blows The Border" (Brazil), Directed by Laura Faerman, Marina Weis


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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