Ladima Foundation Presents Adiaha Award At Encounters 2021

The Ladima Foundation is excited to present The Adiaha Award for Best Documentary Film by an African woman at this year’s 23rd Encounters South African International Documentary Festival. Previous winners have included Samantha Biffot for The African Who Wanted to Fly, Philippa Ndisi-Herrmann for New Moon and Tamara Mariam Dawit for Finding Sally. Adiaha means… Continue reading Ladima Foundation Presents Adiaha Award At Encounters 2021

Ladima Announces Winner Of Adiaha Award At Encounters

THE LADIMA FOUNDATION: ADIAHA AWARD 2020 PRESENTED TO FINDING SALLY The Ladima Foundation is proud to have presented the 2020 edition of the Adiaha Award for Best Documentary from an African Woman last night, Sunday August 30th at the Encounters International Documentary Film Festival. The jury was pleased to select Tamara Mariam’s Dawit personal political… Continue reading Ladima Announces Winner Of Adiaha Award At Encounters

Ethiopian Film “Finding Sally” has African Premiere At Encounters & Durban International Film Festival

August and September will be a period for Ethiopian filmmaker, Tamara Mariam Dawit, who has the African premiere of her documentary Finding Sally, at Encounters International Documentary Film Festival (20-30 August) and the Durban International Film Festival (10-20 September), and she is pitching her latest film project, Mehal Sefari, at the finance forum in the… Continue reading Ethiopian Film “Finding Sally” has African Premiere At Encounters & Durban International Film Festival

Teboho Edkins’ Documentary “Days of Cannibalism” For African Premiere At Encounters & DIFF

South African, Berlin-based filmmaker Teboho Edkins’s cross-genre documentary Western, Days of Cannibalism will have its joint African Premiere at the Encounters South African Documentary Film Festival on Friday 28 August at 8pm and at the Durban International Film Festival from 10 to 20 September. Days of Cannibalism, which had its World Premiere at the Berlinale… Continue reading Teboho Edkins’ Documentary “Days of Cannibalism” For African Premiere At Encounters & DIFF

Encounters Announces Opening Night Film And More Of The Hottest 2019’s Acclaimed Documentaries

The 21st Encounters South African International Documentary Festival has announced the opening night film as well as a host of the most talked about non-fiction films from the past year. Fresh from the world’s leading festivals, Encounters has secured the rights to screen 2019’s most acclaimed documentaries, movies that put you in places as diverse… Continue reading Encounters Announces Opening Night Film And More Of The Hottest 2019’s Acclaimed Documentaries