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Jul 18, 2012
Category:  Premieres / Events
Contributor: DCGEP

Inside Story wins new Zuku Awards’ Best Film and Best Actor at Zanzibar International Film Festival

Inside Story received the honor of winning the first ever Zuku Awards for Best African Film and Best Actor at the 15th annual Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF). The exciting new awards category recognizes the best film created by African Directors, in an African Location with African Actors and Actresses.

"We are very excited to introduce the new Zuku Awards to the Zanzibar International Film Festival,” said Wangeci Murage at the Awards Ceremony. “We aim to grow this award to one of the most prestigious Film Festival Awards in Africa."

The Zuku Awards reward creativity in telling African stories and exceptional new talent in film directing and acting in Africa. Zuku TV – a satellite provider and sponsor of ZIFF – bestowed the Best Film award, recognizing director Rolie Nikiwe. Inside Story actor Kevin Ndege Mambo took hone Zuku’s Best Actor award. 

Read more about the ZIFF awards ceremony. 

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