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…

Sometimes film can be the best way to experience a destination you haven’t been to; watching a movie based on a particular country can create a broader understanding of its culture, destinations, traditions, people and festivals alike. Several African movies give the initial urge to travel the continent. Scenes of culture, beautiful landscapes and wild…

The Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) and DISCOP Zanzibar are proud to announce The Africa Channel, the largest broadcaster of Africa-themed content in North America, as the official sponsor of the inaugural TV Series Festival 2018. With some of Africa and the world’s best known content producers and distributors on hand for ZIFF, taking place…

‘Disconnect’ is a star studded romantic comedy starring Brenda Wairimu and Nick Mutuma alongside Brian Ogola, Pascal Tokodi, Catherine Kamau, Patricia Kihoro, Pierra Makena, Bridget Shighadi, Arthur Sanya, Aseem Sharma, Justin Mirichii, Illya Frank and directed by Tosh Gitonga. The movie premiered this past Sunday at a sold out event and it was the closing…