It aims to be shown on the largest cinema screens locally. Where participants participate in purposeful short films, and then the participating works are judged by a group of specialists in the field of filmmaking
The award aims to expand the knowledge of young people interested in the field of filmmaking, which expands the perceptions of creativity among young people and provides opportunities for development.

The Digital Certificate Awards are given in the following categories:
Best Asian / Europe / US / Short / Feature Film
Best Director
Best Debut Filmmaker
Best Cinematography
Best Editing
Best Musical Theme
Best Original Score
Best Sound Designing
Best Actor
Best Actress
Best Supporting Actor
Best Supporting Actress
Best Experimental Film
Best Horror/Thriller/Fantastic/Science Fiction Film
Best Women’s Film
Best Film on Women
Best Animated Film
Best Documentary Film
Best Single Shot Sort Film
Best Family/Children Film
Best Film on Nature/Environment/Wildlife
Best Poster
Best Trailer

We treat every filmmaker equally.

Films made in languages other than English must have English subtitles.

Overall Rating

    Excellent performance of Nigeria International Film Awards 2023 !! I am grateful to Jury Members and all Festival Committee Members for their behaviour and communication skills. I think this Film Festival will be famous in future and for the next year also. I also like this Film Festival so much.
    Thanks for the Film Festival Committee Members and Jury Members also.

    October 2023