The Nollywood & African Film Critics’ Awards, commonly known as The NAFCA, are U.S. awards for achievements in the film industry and The NAFCA Honors are awarded to recognize
outstanding individuals whose professional careers have been marked by extraordinary personal and professional accomplishments.
This year, NAFCA come to Ethiopia to honor the rising film industry of Ethiopia and selected the following seven artists.
1. Girum Ermias - Best Actor
2. Ruta MengisteAb - Best Actress
3. Tekabe Tadios - Best Director
4. Tesfaye Wondimagegn - Best Production Designer and Make-up Artist
5. Bisrat Getachew - Best Cinematographer
6. Biruk Tamiru - Best Producer
7. Meseret Humanitarian Organization - Humanitarian Achievement Award
From the above artists, Girum Ermias and Ruta MengisteAb has won the people's choice award for favorite actor and actress catagorie with amazing vote from the Ethiopian fans.
And to finance their travel and stay; to acknowldge and celebrate the remarkable success, Green Events is organizing a high level dinner party in the newest luxury hotel in Addis Ababa, Azzeman Hotel.
The event will feature high profile government officials, diplomats, International oranizations, cultural institutions, artists alongside local and international media.
The event will be only by invitation.