Dilman Dila

storyteller. writer. filmmaker.

Awards

Writing

Shortlisted for Gerald Kraak Award (2016)

Nominated for Nommo Awards: Best Novella (2016)

Longlisted for Jalada Prize for Fiction (2015)

Longlisted for BBC International Radio Scriptwriting Competition (2014)

Shortlisted for Commonwealth Short Story Prize (2013)

Longlisted for Short Story Day Africa Prize (2014, 2013)

Nominated for Million Writers Awards (2008)

Film

Winner: Film of the Year (Best Director), Uganda Film Festival, 2014

Winner: Best Screenplay, Uganda Film Festival, 2014

Winner: Best Feature Film, Uganda Film Festival, 2014

Winner: Jury Award (Bronze Drum), Nepal International Indigenous Film Festival, 2012

Nominee: Best First Feature by a Director, Africa Movie Academy Awards, 2014