Call: Fighting Corruption through the Arts

Call: Fighting Corruption through the Arts

Call for Proposals: Fighting Corruption through the Arts The Embassy of Switzerland is inviting applications from individuals, non-governmental organisations (NGOs), social enterprises and public bodies for its 2017 fund for the promotion of arts and culture in...
ZIFF 2016 AWARDS

ZIFF 2016 AWARDS

FULL LIST OF ZIFF 2016 WINNERS European African film festival award’ (SHARED PRIZE of E1000) ZAWADI- Richard Card and David Kinyanjui- Kenya WATATU by Nick Reding (Kenya). The film addresses the issue of the radicalization of the youth in a creative way. Emerson’s...
HELP ZIFF 2016

HELP ZIFF 2016

SPONSOR 20 FILMMAKERS at ZIFF 2016 Zanzibar International Film Festival is one of the highlights of the island nation’s cultural calendar with thousands of people attending every year. Films, filmmakers, film-lovers and tourists all flock to the 9 day event that...
ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES PARTNERS TO FLY FESTIVAL GOERS

ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES PARTNERS TO FLY FESTIVAL GOERS

Travelling to Zanzibar will be even easier this year thanks to a sponsorship by Ethiopian Airlines that will see discounted rates on offer for international travellers wanting to attend the Zanzibar International Film Festival. Speaking at the signing ceremony of the...
This Journey of Ours / Ndiyo Hii Safari Yetu

This Journey of Ours / Ndiyo Hii Safari Yetu

This Journey of Ours / Ndiyo Hii Safari Yetu This simple theme is yet complex in its implications. Any journey is symbolic of life, with its trials and tribulations, its highs and lows and with its destinations that change with time. On the road of life the journey...
ZIFF 2016: Film Selection with Strong East African Presence

ZIFF 2016: Film Selection with Strong East African Presence

The Zanzibar International Film Festival is excited to announce the final film selection for this year’s event, taking place from July 9th -17th 2016. With a record 490 films submitted from 32 countries, this year’s competition promises to be the most exciting to...