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DAY 2: FORDE PRO AT THE 2016 AFRIFF FILM FESTIVAL

Activities at the 6th AFRIFF film festival continue to go on, Today we spotlight Forde Pro – the new online entertainment database gaining momentum in Africa. They decided to parner this year with AFRIFF as sponsors and there has been a massive drive to sign up several Nollywood celebs on the platform, with much success […]

URU EKE’S ‘REMEMBER ME’ SET TO SCREEN AT AFRIFF!

Nollywood actress – turned – producer Uru Eke is set to screen her movie ‘Remember Me’ at this year’s AFRIFF. Uru who produced and released the film earlier in the year, is super glad that audiences that did not get to watch it can now get that opportunity at AFRIFF. The film was directed by […]

CALL FOR ENTRIES: AFRICA FILM FESTIVAL (AFRIFF) NOW RECEIVING FILMS!

The 5th Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) is calling for entries! AFRIFF a platform that seeks to give expression to African cinema by recognizing and rewarding excellence in the industry, will hold its 4th edition between the 8th and 15th of November 2015 in Nigeria. Eligible films must have been produced after January 1, 2014 and preference will be given to films which […]

MY AFRIFF EXPERIENCE

It was a great week of watching African films, having hearty discussions, networking and fun at the just concluded 2014 Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) which took place in picturesque city of Calabar in Cross River State. I was opportuned to be invited by the amiable film director Mildred Okwo and out of curiosity, I […]

PHOTOS: AT THE AFRIFF BEACH PARTY!

The organisers of Africa International Film Festival (Afriff) recently held a beach party for some members of the music industry and Nollywood. The event was well attended by several artistes like Rita Dominic, Uti Nwachukwu, Emem Isong, Eku & Kessiena Edewor, Xolile Tshabalala, O.C. Ukeje, Ice Prince, Waje, Omawunmi, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, Uru Eke, Blossom […]

AFRIFF RECORDS MORE ENTRIES THIS YEAR!

250 applications have already been received within the first week of registration at the this year’s Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF)! Attendance is expected to surpass that of previous editions. Feelers from the festival secretariat has it that the ongoing registration exercise has recorded an impressive number of requests from filmmakers in Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, […]

AFRIFF TO SPONSOR 10 STUDENTS TO U.S.A!

As part of its developmental agenda for the film sector, the Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) is planning to take 10 students to the United States for practical training in various aspects of filmmaking.   Founder/CEO of the festival, Ms Chioma Ude, revealed that the top 10 students who show the most aptitude during the […]