Film Tanzania

ZIFF announces closing film

ZIFF is proud to announce its closing film, a perfect example of the synergies between film and music: I Shot Bi Kidude, Andy Jones’ follow up to, As Old as my Tongue, his biographical documentary on this legendary Zanzibari artist.

ZIFF Hosts South African Films and Workshops

The Zanzibar International Film Festival is proud to host a series of events focused on South Africa that will include a range of South African guests including South African actress Leleti Khumalo, along with filmmakers Lebobang Rasethaba, Director and Tshego Molete Producer: Prisoner 467/64: The Untold L

ZIFF announces nominees for Zuku Bongo Awards

The nominees for the Zuku Bongo Movie awards have been revealed and represent the region’s best in Directing, Cinematography, Editing, Producing and Acting. The nominations were announced at the Mini ZIFF event on Friday, 12th June in Dar es Salaam and Bagamoyo,.

Ziff 2015: On-Line Film Submissions Now Open

The Zanzibar International Film Festival is the largest multi disciplinary art and cultural festival in Africa dedicated to the exhibition of films, music, panorama. Each year ziff exhibits more than 100 films made in Africa, Middle East, Europe, Latin America, USA and Asia.

SA Film rules the award night in Zanzibar

After 10 days of film viewing at four venues, the Zanzibar International Film Festival was coming to its climax. Anticipation filled the air as the awards night came ever closer. By Paul Owere

Film industry faces struggles despite exceptional potential

The stories are great, the supply chain of talent continues to deliver and so is an audience that is enthusiastic about films.However, despite the great potential, African films and filmmakers continue to struggle on how to take their works to the next level. By Paul Owere 2003 - 2018