AFRIFF 2015 Winners

The outstanding movies and performances of the year

Final Selection

The movies that made it into the 2015 edition

Industry Programme

Special sessions, speakers and programme content

Training Programme

Intense weeklong AFRIFF/AFRICAMAGIC Training & Talent Development workshops, connecting young people to opportunities and possibilities.


November 8 -15, 2015, Lagos, Nigeria



A warm welcome to the 5th Africa International Film Festival. The selection in this edition is not only celebrating African cinema but demonstrates once more that the cinematic storytelling industry in Africa has become more compelling and visible.

This year’s programme is bursting with films from all corners of the continent, as more and more African filmmakers are beginning to embrace digital technology to deliver content that entertains, engages and delights. The official competition for Best Film which recognizes, distinctive and inspiring filmmaking will feature a diverse range of films; Red Leaves, a riveting feature debut by Israel based Ethiopian filmmaker Bazzi Gete.

2015 Jury

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Nollywood Meets Hollywood

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By Jude Idada The Hollywood Walk of Fame is adorned with stars. Names after names of the greats in Moviedom and the allied arts sit beneath the dazzling gold stars….

Students with AFRIFF and Ford foundation Executives

15 AFRIFF Scholarship Beneficiaries Head to the USA to Attend Film School

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Lagos, Nigeria. Laughter, Hugs and Handshakes went round and around as 15 scholarship recipients from The 2014 AFRIFF’s Talent Development Workshops said goodbye to friends and colleagues during a media…


Call For Screenwriters

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Script Junction is a new screenwriting programme to connect UK and Nigerian writers. The programme has been designed by British Council in collaboration with the UK National Film & TV…


AFRIFF partners with Relativity School in LA

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L-R: Glenn Kalison, Chioma Ude, Celina Polanco, Stephen Ozoigbo   In furtherance of Relativity Education’s engagement with the African International Film Festival (AFRIFF) to boost capacity for creative professionals in…