DAY 2 - 6 : Film Screenings

160 world class films by African Filmmakers, Africans in the Diaspora and Friends of Africa
***Admission is Free
Venue 1: Lavida Cinemas
Eko Energy Center.
Eko Atlantic, Victoria Island, Lagos
Film Genres:
FEATURE FILMS
SHORT FILMS
ANIMATION
STUDENT SHORT FILMS
DOCUMENTARIES
INTERNATIONAL PANORAMA

Time: 12 noon – 9 pm

DAY 2 - 6 : AFRIFF Academy

Venue: Lavida Cinemas
Eko Energy Center.
Eko Atlantic, Victoria Island, Lagos

Session 1 WRITERS WORKSHOP
Facilitated by Chinaka Iwunze
7th - 11th November
10am - 4pm
Meeting room 1

Session 2 WRITERS MASTERCLASS
Facilitated by Nichole Jefferson Asher
10th - 11th November
10am - 4pm
Meeting room 1

Session 3 PRODUCERS MASTERCLASS
Facilitated by Lawrence Foldes
8th - 9th November
10am - 4pm
Meeting room 3

Session 4 ACTING WORKSHOP
Facilitated by Ronya Mann
7th - 11th November
10am - 4pm
Meeting room 2

Session 5 CINEMATOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
Facilitated by
8th - November
10am - 1pm
Meeting room 4

Session 6 FILM DIRECTING MASTERCLASS
Facilitated by Phillip Noyce, Mati Diop
8th - 11th November,
10pm - 2pm
Meeting room 4

DAY 2 : Industry Program

Focus is to dialogue in keynote conversations, workshops and seminars, aimed at sharing knowledge, ideas and trends to empower film industry professionals.
***For Registered Industry Delegates & Media Delegates


Venue: Lavida Cinemas
Eko Energy Center.
Eko Atlantic, Victoria Island, Lagos

Session 1 Story Telling: Indigenous for Global | The African Narrative
Panel Discussion with
Syrinthia Studer, Nikiatu Jitsu, Mati Diop, Femi Adebayo, Jade Osiberu
Moderated by Kate Henshaw
12 pm – 1.30 pm

Session 2 Understanding Representation: Agency vs Management
Panel Discussion with
Ozi Makama - CAA
Jennifer Okafor -CAA
Tope Alake - Cast.i.ng
Range Media
Color creative
Dentsu talent company
Moderated By
1 pm – 3 pm

Session 3 Wakanda Forever: The Journey
Fireside Chat
With Ryan Coogler,
Letitia Wright,
Lupita Nyongo,
Disney Executive
Moderated by
4pm - 5pm

French Embassy Party: One Lagos, Victoria Island.

DAY 3 : Industry Program

Focus is to dialogue in keynote conversations, master classes and seminars, aimed at sharing knowledge, ideas and trends to empower film industry professionals.
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***For Registered Industry Delegates & Media

Venue: Lavida Cinemas
Eko Energy Center.
Eko Atlantic, Victoria Island, Lagos

Session 1 Understanding Content Profit Maximization (NFT etc)
Panel Session with
Prime Video (USA)
Michel Zgarka: Hitlab
Jackie Motsepe: Kwazulu Natal (South Africa)
Youtube
Facebook and Instagram
Moderated by
12 pm – 1.30 pm

Session 2 Film Financing: Equity Investors In Conversation with Filmmakers
Panel session
With Potential Film Investors from across Africa and the world
Moderated by
2 pm – 4pm

Session 3 Building stronger bridges: The Imperatives of forging a common front
Panel Discussion
With Obi Asika, Judith Audu, Emem Ema, Oliver Aleogona
Moderated By Charles Novia
1 pm – 3 pm

Session 4 Breaking the Boundaries of Global Storytelling
Fireside Chat
With Syrinthia Sturd
Moderated by
5pm

US Embassy Party: US Consul
AFRIFF Networking Party: ZAZA, Lagos

DAY 4 : Industry Program (ANIMATION, GAMING AND ESPORTS - POWERED BY MULTICHOICE AND DSTV )

***For Registered Industry Delegates & Media

Venue: Lavida Cinemas
Eko Energy Center.
Eko Atlantic, Victoria Island, Lagos

Session 1 Film Presentation: How to pitch your Film
Panel Discussion with
Amazon: Ned Mitchel
HBO:
NETFLIX: Ben Amadasun
SHOWMAX,
Paramount: Syrinthia
Canal Plus:
Lavida/Dentsu Studios.
Moderated by
12 pm – 1.30 pm

Session 2 How to start your Animation Journey.
Panel Session with
Ayo Elegba
Damilola Solesi
Somto Ajulchukwu
Adebimpe Adebambo
Esther Kemi Gbadamosi
Moderated By
2 pm – 3.30 pm

Session 3 E-SPORTS Tournament
Game Competition
Moderated By
4 pm – 6 pm

Session 4 The African Storytelling perspective
Fireside chat with
Mati Diop
Moderated By
4 pm – 6 pm

Session 5 Animation Film Special Premiere
7 pm

AFRIFF Networking Party: Library, Lagos

DAY 6 : Closing Film

Venue: Lavida Cinemas
Eko Energy Center.
Eko Atlantic, Victoria Island, Lagos
CLOSING FILM

DAY 7: AFRIFF Globe Awards

Special Recognition Awards night to appreciate and encourage Filmmakers who have exceptionally stood out in their creative fields.
***A VVIP event strictly by Invitation

Venue: AFRIFF AUDITORIUM
Eko Energy Center.
Eko Atlantic, Victoria Island, Lagos

Awards Special Jury Prize for Outstanding Film
Best Short film
Best Student Short Film
Best Animation Film
Best Documentary Film
Best Actor in a Feature
Best Actress
Best Screenplay
Best use of sound in Film
Best Director
The Oronto Douglas Awards for Best Nigerian Film
Best Feature film
Best International short Film
Best International Feature Film
Best International Documentary Film
Best International Animation
Loyalty Awards (AFRIFF Partners) x3

Opening Remarks Dana Stern: AFRIFF 2022 Jury Chairperson

Host Bovi Ugboma
Ketura King

Performances Special performances curated by Afrochella

Closing Remarks Chioma ude: Founder/Executive Director, AFRIFF