Final Selection

The movies that made it into the 2015 edition


Industry Programme

Special sessions, speakers and programme content



November 8 -15, 2015, Lagos, Nigeria


Training Programme

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



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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AFRIFF strikes partnership with French Embassy, British Council

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Plans are in top gear for the 2017 edition of the  Africa International Film Festival, holding between October 29 and November 4. The organisers disclosed the date at a programme…

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AFRIFF Returns with Groundbreaking International Collaborations

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The Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF), which is scheduled to run this year from October 29 to November 4, has reached significant agreements with the French and British Governments to…

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AFRIFF 2017 Programme (Final Selection)

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Opening Film I Am Not A Witch – Rungano Nyoni (UK/France/Zambia) Waiting For Hassana (Short) – Ifunanya ‘funa’ Maduka (Nigeria/US) Closing Film Felicité – Alain Gomis (France/Senegal)   Shorts Selection 1745 – Gordon Napier (UK)      As Long…

AFRIFF, Ford Foundation send 20 on scholarship

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The Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) is set to send another set of film students on scholarship – this time, to CineF’abrique, a film school in Lyon, France. The scholarship…