At the 2016 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA), Spitfire Films’ Akin Omotoso received the award for Best Director for his movie Tell Me Sweet Something. Held at the Eko Hotel and Suites on Victoria Island, Lagos, on 4 and 5 March, the AMVCA rewards the most outstanding performances in the continent’s movie industry, and is held under the auspices of MultiChoice.
Omotoso’s DOP on the film, Paul Michaelson, was also awarded the Best Cinematographer Award. Tell Me Sweet Something was nominated for seven awards at the event, including Best Film and Best Editor.
Produced by Robbie Thorpe, the film stars Nomzamo Mbatha and Maps Maponyane.