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Awards

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) 2016

Won
AAFCA Award
Top 10 Films
10th place

Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2017

Nominated
EDA Female Focus Award
Best Woman Director
Mira Nair
Best Breakthrough Performance
Madina Nalwanga

Black Reel Awards 2017

Nominated
Black Reel
Outstanding Actress, Motion Picture
Madina Nalwanga
Outstanding Supporting Actress, Motion Picture
Lupita Nyong'o
Outstanding Original Song
Alicia Keys
Illangelo
Billy Walsh
Song: "Back to Life"

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Young Actor/Actress
Madina Nalwanga

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2017

Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Lupita Nyong'o

Image Awards 2017

Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture
Madina Nalwanga
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
David Oyelowo
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Lupita Nyong'o
Outstanding Directing in a Motion Picture (Film)
Mira Nair

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2016

Nominated
Sierra Award
Youth in Film
Madina Nalwanga

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2017

Nominated
ALFS Award
British/Irish Actor of the Year
David Oyelowo
For A United Kingdom

Toronto International Film Festival 2016

3rd place
People's Choice Award
Gala or Special Presentations
Mira Nair

Women Film Critics Circle Awards 2016

Won
WFCC Award
Best Family Film
Nominated
WFCC Award
Best Movie by a Woman
Mira Nair
Best Young Actress
Madina Nalwanga
Best Female Images in a Movie

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