The nominations for the 2018 edition of the Ghana Movie Awards 2018 has been released. The main event takes place on December 23 at the Kempinski Hotel in Accra.  New entrants  merit movies and liezer legacy production have nominations for their much talked about movies "asylum is down" and "Kejetia and Makola- trial of Shata wale" respectively.


The nominations are not without any controversies as big names are visibly missen for all the work they put up in the industry this year.

Another key feature missen is a category for best comedy movie. looking at the ample comedy movies the industry churns out each year.


CINEMATOGRAPHY
1. Azali – William Kojo Agbeti
2. Silence – Tunde Adekoya
3. Counter Trade – Kobe Nickson-Debra
4. Hashtag – Abu Iddris
5. One Upon A Family – Toyin Odukoya
 
 
EDITING
1. Azali – William Kojo Agbeti
2. Silence – Afla Marley
3. Counter Trade – Kobi Okyere and Mawutor Senu
4. Bad Luck Joe – Ramesh Jai
5. The New Adabraka – Eddie Nartey and Enoch Obiri Opoku
 
MUSIC – ORIGINAL SONG
1. Bad Luck Joe – Lyrics by – Joy Agyeman
Music by – Joy Agyeman
2. Azali – Lyrics by – Gomez Tito
Music by –  Gomez Tito
3. Kakalika -Lyrics by – Berni Anti
Music by – Berni Anti
4. Silence – Lyrics by – Berlinda – P
Music by – Berlinda – P
5. Kajetia and Makola – Lyrics by – Shatta Wale
Music by – Shatta Wale
 
 
MUSIC ORIGINAL SCORE
1. Azali – Gomez Tito
2. Kakalika Love – Berni Anti
3. Bad Luck Joe – Ramesh Jai
4. Once Upon A Family – Kobi Okyere
5. New Adabraka – George Sedro
 
MAKE-UP AND HAIRSTYLING
1. Azali – Abigail Nyamekye
2. Bad Luck Joe – Rita Nortey and Julia Benson
3. Deranged – Sharon Yemofio and Charlotte Ampadu
4. The New Adabraka – Nana Ekua Adinkra
5. Ancestral Treaty – Samuel Agyei
 
WRITING ADAPTED OR ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
1. Azali – Gwendellen Quatey
2. Once Upon A Family – Pascal Amanfo and Folake Amanfo
3. Bad Luck Joe – Ramesh Jai
4. The New Adabraka – Eddie Nartey
5. Silence – Divine Jones
 
PRODUCTION DESIGN
1. Azali – Production design by – Albert Adjei
Set decoration by – Albert Adjei
2. Once Upon A Family – Production design by – Godwin Mensah
Set decoration by – Godwin Mensah
3. Arena – Production design by – John Azinse
Set decoration by – Michael Abia Sackey
4. Bad Luck Joe – Production design by – Edward Laabi
Set decoration by – Eugene Rida
5. Silence – Production design by – Andre Bourreau
Set decoration by – Andre Bourreau
 
COSTUME AND WARDROBE
1. Azali – Gifty Mawuena Sossavi
2. The New Adabraka – Clara Adjoa Asantewaa
3. Silence – Fauzia Yakubu
4. Bad Luck Joe – Marion Agbogli
5. Ancestral Treaty – Gifty Mawuena
 
SUPPORTING ACTRESS
1. Michelle Attoh – Bad Luck Joe
2. Martha Ankomah – Silence
3. Fella Makafui – Once Upon A Family
4. Ama K. Abebrese – Azali
5. Benedicta Gafah – The New Adabraka
 
 
SUPPORTING ACTORS
1. Kofi Adjorlolo – Once Upon A Family
2. Umar Krupp – Kakalika Love
3. John Dumelo – Jungle Justice
4. Bismark Odoi – Asylum Is Down
5. Manaf Yussif – Hashtag
 
 
LEAD ACTOR
1. Adjetey Annan – Azali
2. James Gardiner, Michael Asante and Toosweet Annan – The New Adabraka
3. Charles Mensah – Kejetia and Makola
4. Alphonso Menu – Arena
5. Anthony Wood – Watch Dog
 
 
LEAD ACTRESS
1. Yvonne Nelson – Jungle Justice
2. Jackie Appiah – Kakalika Love
3. Kalsoume Sinare – Silence
4. Nadia Buari – Deranged
5. Asana Alhassan – Azali
 
 
BEST PICTURE
1. Azali – Sandra Dwommoh
2. Daranged – Nadia Buari
3. Bad Luck Joe – Ramesh Jai
4. Once Upon A Family – Priscilla Asiedu
5. The New Adabraka – Eddie Nartey
6. Silence – Kalsoume Sinare
7. Ancestral Treaty – John Kennedy, Michael Yawson and Gifty Mawuena
8. Hashtag – Abu Iddris
9. Celebrity Marriage – Uchenna Mbunabo
10. Kakalika Love – Degraft Yeboah
 
DISCOVERY OF THE YEAR
1. Joy Agyeman – Bad Luck Joe
2. Anthony Woode – Watch Dog
3. Jeffrey Forson – Arena
4. Jeffrey Nortey – Counter Trade
5. Esi Hammond – Accra Hustlers
6. Rosemond Brown – Accra Hustlers
7. Richard Xavier Amoakor – Once Upon A Family
8. Asana – Alhassan Azali
9. Efia Odo – Counter Trade
10. Dana Wachter – My Very Ghanaian Wedding
 
 
 
BEST ACTOR AFRICAN COLLABORATION
1. Ramsey Noah – Daranged
2. Felix Omokhodion – Things I Hate About You
3. O .Kanayo – Celebrity Marriage
4. Bolanle Nimalomo – Adam and Eve
5. Adekola Odulade – Celebrity Marriage
 
BEST ACTRESS AFRICAN COLLABORATION
1. Mercy Johnson Okojie – Once Upon A Family
2. Tonto Dike – Celebrity Marriage
3. Calista Okoronkwo – Things I Hate About You
4. Mbong Amata – Adam and Eve
5. Adaeze Eluke – Bombshell
 
SHORT MOVIE
1. The Deep Place – Mawuko Kuadzi
2. Bottomless – Helel Smith
3. Komabuza – William Kojo Agbeti
4. Hello December – Samuel Kwabena Okyere – Arhin
5. Jungle Justice – Regina Van Helvert
 
ANIMATED SHORT MOVIE
1. Race Of Life – Francis. Y. Brown
2. Both Saved – Afortey Nii Odai
 
DIRECTING
1. Azali – Kwabena Gyansah
2. Bad Luck Joe – Ramesh Jai
3. The New Adabraka – Eddie Nartey
4. Kejetia and Makola – Kobi Rana
5. Once Upon A Family – Pascal Amafo
 
VISUAL EFFECTS
1. Azali – William Kojo Agbeti
2. Ancestral Treaty – Peter Mensah
3. Bad Luck Joe – Ramesh Jai