Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards

Golden Icons Academy Awards (GIAMA) is an annual film award in the diaspora to reward outstanding contribution to the African film industry. The first edition was held in Houston, Texas, United States. The most recent ceremony was held in Stafford Center Performing Art Theater on October 19, 2013. The most recent ceremony was the 4th edition in the United States, no award ceremony was held in 2016. [1]

Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards
Current: 2014 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards
Awarded forOutstanding Achievement in Film
CountryUnited States
Presented byGolden Icons Magazine
First awarded2012



  • Best Motion Picture
  • Best Drama
  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Comedy
  • Best Costume
  • Most Promising Actress (Best New Actress)
  • Best Actress
  • Best Supporting Actress
  • Most Promising Actor (Best New Actor)
  • Best Actor
  • Best Supporting Actor
  • Best Director
  • Best Indigenous
  • Best Original Screenplay
  • Best Sound
  • Producer of the Year
  • Best Original Soundtrack
  • Best Film Diaspora
  • Most Promising Actor – Diaspora
  • Most Promising Actress- Diaspora


  1. ^ "Photos and Winners from GIAMA 2013". Retrieved 23 June 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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