Call for films : Festival of Filmmaking Creation of Guinée 2016

Competition : yes Which films : First shorts and Features (Africa and Diaspora) Conditions (competition) : African filmmakers and African Diaspora Festival dates : From 1st – 15th of April 2016, Conakry (Guinée). Festival Director : M. Noël V. LAMAH * Download the application form for the competition (french) * Download the registration form for the production workshop (french) * Download the registration form for the…

Marrakech – The official selection of the 15th edition of the International Film Festival of Marrakech (4-12 December) is representative of a diversified global cinema

Marrakech – The official selection of the 15th edition of the International Film Festival of Marrakech (4-12 December) is representative of a diversified global cinema, where only the quality of the films matters, said Sarim Fassi Fihri, Deputy President Delegate of the Festival Foundation. “The editorial policy of the festival has remained the same for 15…

Francophone Africa: experts call to speed up the television to digital migration process

OIF press release: A debriefing seminar on the transition from analogue to digital broadcasting was held between December 8 – 11, 2015 in Cotonou (Benin) by the OIF, in partnership with the Beninese government. Around 40 people from 18 Francophone African countries, France, OIF, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the Commission of the West African…

New Feature Animation Projects from Wanuri Kahiu, Nnedi Okorafor, Others Are Triggerfish Story Lab Finalists

Triggerfish Animation Studios has selected four features and four TV series for development from the inaugural Triggerfish Story Lab, established with the support of The Department of Trade and Industry and The Walt Disney Company. “From misfit Zambian girls who become low-budget superhero-super-spies, to a stubborn 12-year-old Kenyan girl who defies tradition by racing camels; from…