Africa International Film Festival

Africa's rich legacy lives on through its foremost storytellers and creators

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African Creativity Lives

All over the continent, people tell stories of diverse culture and wonder. AFRIFF brings all of the creators under one umbrella to celebrate the black continent’s rich legacy.

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We Are One

AFRIFF’s vision is to raise awareness about African Cinema, its vast potentials and the tremendous socio-economic impact it has not only on african economies

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The Next Generation

Our soft power is enhanced by its narratives. Each year, AFRIFF presents the next generation of creators, the chroniclers of Africa’s past, present and future.

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"Film remains a great platform to showcase Africa’s rich cultural heritage to the world. Our support for Afriff represents our strong belief in the immense opportunities that the fast growing film industry provides for Africans, especially the youth"

− Charles Aigbe, United Bank of Africa

The Next Generation

Africa's legacy lives on the works of the next generation of creators

AFRIFF Industry Program

AFRIFF brings all of the creators under one umbrella to celebrate the black continent’s rich history.

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2014-08-28 17.51.05

Dear Aspiring Filmmaker, AFRIFF has your back

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As part of its developmental agenda for the film sector, the Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) is planning to take 10 students to the United States for practical training in…

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Welcome Xilole Tshabalala, AFRIFF Goodwill Ambassador

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“I’m very excited as an artiste and as a female filmmaker. Also, as an African, I am so happy about anything that brings Africa together and puts us on the…


In Preparation for AFRIFF 2014

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Our very own Artistic Director Keith Shiri had a chat with VICTOR AKANDE at the just concluded Cannes International Film Festival in France, he talks about the preparation for the fourth…


UBA promises more support for film industry

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BASKING in the euphoria of the success of the recent third Africa International Film Festival (Afriff) held in Calabar and which it supported, United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) has…

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