AFRIFF 2014 Winners

The outstanding movies and performances of the year


Final Selection

The movies that made it into the 2014 edition


Industry Programme

Special sessions, speakers and programme content


Training Programme

An intensive 5-day acting workshop


Festival Updates / View All AFRIFF News

AFRIFF Looks to Take Nigerian Cinema Beyond Borders

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Written By CHRISTOPHER VOURLIAS In his second year at the helm as artistic director of the Africa Intl. Film Festival (AFRIFF), Newton Aduaka said his goal when curating this year’s edition, which unspools Nov….

Nigeria’s AFRIFF Sets Sights on Film as Unifying Force

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Pan-African fest unspools in heart of Nigerian entertainment biz By CHRISTOPHER VOURLIAS When the organizers of the ION Intl. Film Festival decided to bring their traveling event to Port Harcourt, Nigeria,…

AFRIFF 2018 Programme Announcement

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The AFRIFF 2018 programme launch, which took place on October 25 2018, at Twin Waters Lagos, featured a press conference and a screening of the recently released ‘The Hate U…

#AFRIFF2017 Day 4: Creative hustle, a new kind of African cinema

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Day four commenced bright and early with a screening of animation shorts for a selection of secondary school students at the Genesis Deluxe Cinemas, Lekki. The films, showed different levels…


Welcome to the 4th edition of the Africa International Film Festival. We are once again gathering to celebrate the amazing energy African filmmakers are bringing to the screens with films that thrill, the films that take us on a journey and the films about love, respect and dignity.

Our selection this year is an array of feature films, some hard hitting documentaries and a generous selection of shorts representing over 20 countries from all the regions of Africa. Our Opening Night film is The Square, an Oscar nominated documentary by the Egyptian filmmaker Jehan Noujaim. This is a stunning film that charts the course of three years of Egyptian political upheaval that began 2011.

2014 Jury

AFRIFF is indeed a really good platform to harness the best in African film, I am impressed

Gbenga Akinnagbe - The Wire

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