It has been announced that Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) nomination night for 2012 has been fixed for March 17. The AMAA Awards are the most prestigious awards for film on the African continent. Nominees for awards in various categories will be announced on the nomination night. The awards ceremony proper will take place on April 17. With less than four weeks to go to the announcement of the nominees, there is eager anticipation among film makers on the continent. The 2012 ceremony will be the 8th edition of the AMAA Awards, which started in 2005. Individuals interested in attending the ceremony may contact firstname.lastname@example.org.