After nearly a year of strategic planning and development behind the scenes, the CTIFMF (Cape Town International Film Festival & Market), in partnership with Snake Nation and the YOMYOMF Foundation is proud to announce the Interpretations inter-continental Film Competition in South Africa.   Interpretations is a short film contest, an initiative from the USA based YOMYOMF Foundation, the…

The leader in children’s animation in South Africa, Cartoon Network, invites African creators to submit their short-form comedy project in the first ever Cartoon Network creative venture run in Africa.   If there’s one thing Africans do really well, it is the ability to laugh at themselves! Taking advantage of Africans’ humorous streak, and incredible…

The Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF announced its awards on Saturday night July 14th, and African women topped the lists, dominating many of the top categories. The development and recognition of women within the film industry was a reoccurring theme throughout both ZIFF and the inaugural DISCOP Zanzibar.   Amongst a record number of over…

The 21st Zanzibar International Film Festival is around the corner. The festival that brings together filmmakers from across Africa and beyond, will be happening in the coastal Stone town in Zanzibar from 7th to 15th July. Just recently the announcement of the official selection 2018 was made cutting far and wide, ranging from documentaries, feature…

The official selection list for the Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF 2018).     LONG FEATURE FILMS 18 Hours Kenya – Njue Kevin Bahasha Tanzania – Jordan Riber Balon Italy – Pasquale Scimeca Fatuma Tanzania – Jordan Riber Golnesa Iran – SATTAR CHAMANI GOL Hakkunde Nigeria – Asurf oluseyi Kasala Nigeria – EMA EDOSIO Liyana…

The coastal counties in Kenya have a long and exotic history, and a distinctive Swahili culture derived from the Arabic influence on the coast. Here’s a look into some of the locations along the Kenyan Coast:   1.Mombasa: This is the second largest city in the country and is characteristic of tropical beaches with long stretches of…

The makers of The Wedding Party 1 & 2 are back again with another one! After a very successful run with The Wedding Party, EbonyLife Films brought us The Royal Hibiscus Hotel and now they are creating another film titled ‘Chief Daddy’. Just recently, EbonyLife Ltd. CEO, Mo Abudu signed a deal with Sony Pictures…

AfriDocs, the only FREE streaming platform for the best African documentaries is excited to announce an exclusively curated stream of programming available ONLY on Channel24, South Africa’s largest entertainment website with news from across Africa and the world.   Every week a specially selected African documentary will be available on Channel24 to stream. The first week’s…