David Oyelowo wins Best Short Film at the AAFC Awards in the movie " The After".
The After, starring David Oyelowo, is the AAFC Awards’ Best Short Film winner.
The date of the awards ceremony is February 21, 2024.
The After, a British-Nigerian photographer and filmmaker, received the 2024 African-American Film Critics Award (AAFCA) in the Best Short Film category.
The winners of the awards and the movies they had chosen for the top ten of the year were revealed. By the organizers on Monday, January 15, 2024 based on their “outstanding achievement” in cinema over the time period taken. Into consideration, they determined the winners the winners, who were chosen by the organization’s 100+ members, will be honored during. The 15th annual AAFCA event, which will take place at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills on February 21, 2024.
The After, penned by Harriman and John Julius Schwabach, centers on David Oyelowo as a ride-sharing driver who finds. Comfort in an unexpected interaction with a customer amelie Dokubo, Ravi Singh, Sule Rimi, and Jessica Plummer are among the other cast members.
In a press release, president and co-founder Gil Robertson stated that greater acceptance of the wide presentation of African stories has occurred in the last year.
“We’ve made it a tradition to announce our winners on Martin Luther King Day,” he said. And what a fantastic year it has been for movies that highlight the colorful fabric of Black narrative, where diversity is required rather than just a fad.
The winners, who were chosen by the organization’s 100+ members, will be honored during the 15th annual AAFCA event, which. Will take place at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills on February 21, 2024.
We are thrilled to honor this year’s honorees and their cultural effect since they have moved, inspired, and challenged us.”
The movie has also been nominated for a 96th Academy Award in the Live Action Short Film category.
The After, which debuted on October 25, 2023, is still available for streaming on Netflix right now.
The After took home the Best Short Film prize at the AAFC Awards this year.