AMVCA2024: Breath of Life wins Best Overall Movie

Amazon Prime Video’s original film, “Breath of Life”, has clinched the highly coveted Movie of the Year award at the 10th Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA).

The AMVCA award was held at the Eko Hotel & Suites in Lagos on Saturday.

“Breath of Life,” produced by Eku Edewor and directed by BB Sasore, features renowned movie stars such as Wale Ojo, Chimezie Imo, Genoveva Umeh, Demola Adedoyin, and Sam Dede, among others.

Also, Ọjọ, the lead actor in the movie won the Best Actor Award, while Sasore won the Best Director award of the night.

The movie triumphed in the Best Movie category, beating contenders like Funke Akindele’s “A Tribe Called Judah,” “The Black Book,” and “Blood Vessel,” among others.

The movie is a faith-based film that follows the story of Timi, who has lost his sense of purpose until he met his Elijah, who changed his life and destiny.

The movie is set in the 1950s to showcase the stellar life of a young Timi, who has a talent for languages, graduating at the top of his class, and becoming the most excellent candidate in the British Navy.