South Africa Day Tribute To Winnie At ZIFF 2018

The Zanzibar International Film Festival, taking place in Stone Town Zanzibar from July 7th – 15th, in collaboration with the South African High Commission in Tanzania, is proud to present a tribute to Winnie Mandela as the culmination of South Africa Day, taking place on July 15th 2018. South African films will be screened throughout […]

Emerson’s Zanzibar Foundation Film Award (EZMA) At Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF), July 2018

The board of the Emerson’s Zanzibar Foundation is delighted to announce the third award for the best film made by a Zanzibari up and coming filmmakers during The Zanzibar International Film festival (ZIFF), July 2018. The theme this year will be Zanzibari Production and this award will focus on fictional films. The award comprises $1000, a […]

Trace Mziki Presents Music & Performing Arts Line-up At ZIFF 2018 – Announce Short List Of Nominated Videos

The Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF), and East Africa’s No: 1 music video channel TRACE Mziki, has today announced an exciting line up of events at the Music and Performing Arts (MPA) programme for this year’s ZIFF that marks the 21st year of East Africa’s largest film festival. Building on the success of the 2017 […]

ZIFF Announces Opening Night Film

Every year the Zanzibar International Film Festival bestows the honour of the Opening Night film on a new and noteworthy African film, and this year is no different. ZIFF is proud to announce that for Opening Night 2018, the festival will present the World Premiere of the Tanzanian film Bahasha. The origins of Bahasha can […]

Kenya Film Commission Supports “Supa Modo” At Ziff

The Zanzibar International Film Festival, taking place in Stone Town Zanzibar from July 7th – 15th, with generous support from the Kenya Film Commission, is proud to announce the screening of the inspiring and beautiful new Kenyan film, Supa Modo. The film which had its much acclaimed world premiere at Berlinale in February, has been […]

Zanzibar TV Series: Official Competition Announced

   The Africa Channel, proud sponsors of the inaugural ZANZIBAR TV SERIES FESTIVAL and The Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF), are excited to announce the 20 official titles entered into competition for the award for Best TV Series at ZIFF 2018. The new categories of best TV and best Web Series were announced last year […]

ZIFF 2018: Official Selection Announced

The Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) is pleased to announce the official selection of films in competition for 2018. The festival will take place in various venues in and around Stone Town Zanzibar from July 7th – 15th 2018. This year saw a record number of entries across all categories with over 4,000 film submitted across the […]

ZIFF Partner With Robert Bosch Foundation And Afridocs To Award Golden Dhow For Documentary Film

The Zanzibar International Film Festival is excited to announce a partnership with the Robert Bosch Foundation and AfriDocs to award the Golden Dhow for Best Documentary. ZIFF has always celebrated documentary films and 2018 will be no exception, with the announcement that The Robert Bosch Foundation, along with STEPS under which AfriDocs is managed, will […]

ZIFF & DISCOP Zanzibar Announce TV Series Festival

The 21st annual Zanzibar International Film Festival and the inaugural DISCOP Zanzibar, are excited to announce a new program and festival category focused on the all-important area on TV content. With the increased focus on content for TV and digital, and the breaking down of barriers between content types, ZIFF has identified the need to support producers […]

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