We seem to be seeing a rebirth of Christian films, and many Christians are encouraged that Nollywood will have to start recognizing the power of faith-based entertainment. Faith-based films have done so well at the box office over the years, causing Relevant Magazine contributor: Seth Tower Hurd to explain in his article; why Christian Movies are dominating the Box Office, some important reasons these movies seem to be doing better in the cinemas recently and many more. Faith-based films seem to be surprisingly doing well.
The movie God Calling appears on the AMVCA’s nomination list 11 times amidst all the competition. The movie features Zainab Balogun, Richard Mofe Damijo, Nkem Owoh and some well loved Nollywood actors. The movie was released in 2018 and has gained sustainability to be nominated in AMVCA 2020 for the following Awards.
- Best Supporting Actor in a Movie or TV Series; Nkem Owoh – (God Calling)
- Best Make-Up Category; Lilian Omozele Paul (God Calling)
- Best Actress in a Drama (Movie/TV Series); Zainab Balogun – (God calling)
- Best Writer in a Movie or TV Series; BB Sasore – (God Calling)
- Best Movie West Africa; Momo Spaine – (God Calling)
- Best Picture Editor; Holmes Awa – (God Calling)
- Best Sound Track Movie/TV Series; Ighwiyisi Jacobs – (God Calling)
- Best Director; BB Sasore (God Calling)
- Best Art Director Movie/TV Series; Omotola Alade – (God Calling)
- Best Lighting Designer in a Movie or TV Series; Cardoso – (God Calling)
- Best Cinematographer; Cardoso (God Calling)
God Calling is a story of redemption that looks at the life of Sade, her family and her faith through the lens of an unconventional encounter with God in this modern age. God Calling was distributed by Silverbird Distribution.