Call for Submissions: 2011 Africa International Film Festival

The organizers of the Africa International Film Festival, which is held in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, have extended their submissions deadline for this year’s festival to August 30, 2011.

From the press release:

Founded in 2009, the Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF)
has a vision to create a platform for the world to zoom in on the
diversity and creativity of Africa through motion pictures.

Eligible films must have been produced after January 1, 2011 and preference will be given to films which are yet to be screened globally or in Africa. Categories include Feature, Short, Documentary and Animation.

For further information please visit

For the entry form for click HERE.

About BFC/A

The Black Film Center/Archive at Indiana University was established in 1981 as the first archival repository dedicated to collecting, preserving, and making available historically and culturally significant films by and about black people. The BFC/A's primary objectives are to promote scholarship on black film and to serve as an open resource for scholars, researchers, students, and the general public; to encourage creative film activity by independent black filmmakers; and to undertake and support research on the history, impact, theory, and aesthetics of black film traditions. View all posts by BFC/A

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