Cape Town What's on

Cape Town International Animation Festival

18-21 Feb. The festival, now in its fifth edition, will show some of the best international talent, including the African premiere of the children's story Stick Man animated by Cape Town's Triggerfish...
Cairo What's on

AFAC Film Week

The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture film week continues until 22 April with Silvered Water, Syria Self-Portrait (documentary about the civil war, Syria 2014) on 19 April, Twenty-eight Nights and a Poe...
Cairo What's on

The Dream of Shahrazad premiers in Cairo

This film by South African documentary director Francois Vestier relates recent events in Egypt, Turkey and Lebanon. As in The Arabian Nights (A Thousand and One Nights) when Shahrazad spins storie...
Cape Town What's on

South African Eco Film Festival

This eco film festival, now in its second year, gives local audiences a chance to see some of the best international films and documentaries about the environment that might not be on the national dis...
Dar Es Salaam What's on

Asian film festival in Dar es Salaam

The ninth Asian film festival screens work from China, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, South Korea, Vietnam and the United Arab Emirates. One of the films showing this yea...
Dar Es Salaam What's on

Thursdays films at the Goethe Institut

The Thursday showings at the Goethe Institut continue with two controversial films, Majub's Journey by Eva Knopf (Germany 2013) and Umunthu by Mwizalero Nyirrenda (Malawi 2013). The first film cove...
Cairo What's on

Egypt women in film

The Netherlands-Flemish Institute screens five short films about Egyptian women. All the films are by young Egyptian directors and depict the lives and challenges for contemporary Egyptian women. T...
Accra What's on

Indian film festival in Accra

This festival of Bollywood’s best films is becoming an annual event. It was started in 2009 by the High Commission of India, in conjunction with Silverbird Cinemas, to mark Republic Day on 26 Ja...
Dar Es Salaam What's on

Dar Es Salaam. Documentary:

Documentary at SLIPWAY CINEMA STUDIO, 5 May 2013, 10.00-16.30 (two breaks), Dar Es Salaam