African film is progressively growing into a new era. As a result film has become one of the most influential and an accessible medium of transnational integration. To be precise, there specific films that have managed not only to entertain but to also educate, transcend borders, enhance and sustain relationships.Most of the current production companies…

Kenyan film Kati Kati has been nominated at the 18th Annual Black Reel Awards in the category of Best Foreign Feature Film. Directed by Mbithi Masya, the feature film was nominated for this category alongside ‘Felicite’ a French film and the South African Film ‘The Wound’. Kati Kati tells the story of a young woman,…

The long awaited premiere of award winning short film Watu Wote in Kenya finally took place at Century Cinemax Junction on Tuesday, 23rd January 2018. The premiere which coincided with the 2018 Academy Awards nominations announcement happened only hours after the short film was nominated for an Oscar award in the Live Action Short Film…

The African continent has been greatly influenced by social changes, political unrest as well as tough economic transitions, besides these challenges, Africa also possess some of the richest cultural heritages in the world. In particular, over the past few decades, African film has begun to experience greater international recognition. African film is an expression of…

For a very long time, Africa has been identified as a continent known for its wildlife, diverse culture, deserts and safaris. Unlike other regions in the world, it’s difficult to find common ground in Africa. You either find shared commonalities amongst nations, or discover a distinction amongst its multitude of peoples and ethnic groups. African…

Entries for the 14th Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) are now open. The organizers of the AMAA are calling upon filmmakers from all over Africa to submit their films for consideration. The AMAA also dubbed the African Oscars celebrates African filmmakers and achievements in the African Film industry which has made remarkable strides over the…

Over the last few years the art of acting in Kenya has really evolved. More upcoming actors have become more driven to nurture and embrace acting as a career. It is worth noting that in order for one to kick start a career in acting a lot of aspects need to be taken into consideration.…

Malindi is set to hold its first International Film Festival which will be used as a platform to showcase international films, art and culture. The festival dubbed Malindi International Film Festival is set to be held in December 2018. This was after the Kenya Film Classification Board, KFCB approved a proposal by the county to host…