African Women Arts & Film Festival

African Women Arts & Film Festival (AWAFFEST) is a platform to appreciate arts and stories of African women; to celebrate female film practitioners; and to empower aspiring artists. AWAFFEST is held in March to celebrate the International Women’s Month.

African Women Arts & Film Festival

 

AWAFFEST 2019 NOMINEES AND WINNERS

 

AWAFFEST 2019 ACTIVITIES

FRIDAY, MARCH 29TH
Arrivals
Filmmakers/ Artists Registration
OPENING NIGHT (MLIMANI CITY CINEMA CENTER)
Red Carpet - 6 PM
Networking
Inauguration of AWAFFEST
Short Films Screening

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 30TH (VILLAGE MUSEUM)
Arts Display/ Fashion Show - 8 AM to 6 PM
Music Performances/ Poetry Recitals - 8 AM to 6 PM
Food Tasting from various vendors - 8 AM to 6 PM
Networking
Feature Films Screening - 6 PM to 10 PM

 

SUNDAY, MARCH 31ST (NATIONAL MUSEUM)
Film Workshop - 11 AM to 1 PM
CLOSING NIGHT/ AWARDS CEREMONY
Red Carpet - 6 PM
Networking
Performances
Short Film Screening
Speech
Awards Presentation/ Recognitions
Vote of Thanks

 

 

DID YOU KNOW?

AWAFFEST is a sister festival to TAFF, which is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization that focuses on films addressing Social, Gender, Economic, Ethnic, Political, Religious, and Health issues that affect Africa.

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AWAFFEST AT-A-GLANCE

We will screen selected films; provide film workshops; host a fun awards night; and City Tour.

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Films Screening

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Workshops and Seminars

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Fun Awards Night

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Filmmakers City Tour