ZIFF 2015 at a glance

  ZIFF CEO and festival director, Prof. Martin Mhando SCREEN AFRICA EXCLUSIVE: One day after the 2015 edition of the Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) wrapped up, Screen Africa caught up with festival director, Professor Martin Mhando, who provided an overview of the festival’s major themes and highlights. The first thing that Prof. Mhando mentions…

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Watch the trailer of “The Boda Boda thieves”, Ugandan’s filmmaker Donald Mugisha latest movie

Here’s a brand new trailer for Ugandan filmmaker Donald Mugisha’s feature film, “The Boda Boda Thieves,” which made its world premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival earlier this year – a project whose progress we’ve been tracking on this blog for about 3 years now, from its lengthy financing journey, through today.[…] The synopsis…

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Tunisia will be the first Arabic country to screen « Much Loved », still prohibited in Morroco

Unless a change occurs, Much Loved will be screened at least twice in Tunisia, at the 26th edition of Carthage Film Festival, taking place from the 21st – 28th of November 2015. This production by Franco-Moroccan, Nabil Ayouch is also competing for the Tanit D’Or, the award for arabo-african cinema.  However, the film is still banned in…

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