AFRIFF 2015: Organizers Call For Entries+ More Than $20,000 To Be Given Away

chioma ude of AFRIFF
Chioma Ude, Founder and Executive Director of AFRIFF

The organizers of the annual Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) have called on interested participants to send in their entries for this year’s edition.

Interested participants are expected to fill and submit the entry form online. Also, 2 DVD copies of the film should be sent to Africa International Film Festival 3 Imam Augusto Close, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria, on or before August 31st. Submission of short film entries should be done digitally via Dropbox.

As part of its way of supporting the African Film Industry, AFRIFF will be giving out monetary prizes between $1000 and $6000 in 12 different categories. These include: Best Feature Film, Best Actor, Best Actres, Best Student Short, Best Screenplay and so on.

This year’s edition of the film festival will hold between the 8th and 15th of November.

AFRIFF is an annual event that seeks to showcase the very best of African cinema. Since its debut in 2010, the event has brought together more than 2000 industry guests; 500+ workshop participants, more 500 international entries from professional and amateur filmmakers from around the world.

Check out the AFRIFF website for more information.