ZIFF 2014 by Fantauzzi Bros

  A couple of months ago  the brothers Eli and Kahlil Jacobs-Fantauzzi, documentary filmmakers from Puerto Rico, not only had a couple of films screening at ZIFF, they’d also come to Zanzibar to make a short doc about that beautiful island and its wonderful film festival. Here it is. Filmed by: Eli and Kahlil Jacobs-Fantauzzi […]

ZIFF – DAYS 1 & 2 Screenings & More

  The Zanzibar International Film Festival 2014 kicked off in true Zanzibari style on Saturday June 14th with the arrival at The Old Fort of the Opening Parade – “United Against Gender Based Violence,” followed by a glamorous and celebrity filled launch event and concert. The first two days of ZIFF screenings have been hugely […]

Towards Europe

In 2013, six young South Africans came to Dresden, Germany, to volunteer in schools and social … ZIFF screenings of this DOC are 15/06 – 9am at Hamamni 16/06 – 10am at Dungate 17/06 – 2pm at Hamamni


Director: Andrew Cumming UK /2013/24min On the edge of a vast city, two sisters spend their lives trying to protect a dangerous secret. Nina has a strange neurological condition that causes chaos whenever she feels intense happiness. As the feeling grows stronger and the devastation worsens, Nina has become addicted to the unbelievable high it […]

From here to Timbuktu: Episode 1&2

Producers: ZUKU Kenya / 2014 From here to Timbuktu explores historically and culturally significant locations across Africa such as Lamu, the beautiful Zanzibar and Ethiopia just to mention a few. We take a closer look at the role that the location and its people played in shaping the continent’s destiny, and the current challenges or […]

The groove theory : episode 1 & 2

  Director: Amira Tajdin Kenya/2014 This is the story of five talented students at SKU, Star Kenya University, one of the finest Universities in the Great Lakes region. Zamm is a member of the prestigious Star Kenya University Campus choir, along with his friend Guy and his/ girlfriend Bisquit. The choir has been in existence […]

State House – episode 1and 2

Director: Wanuri Kahiu Kenya /2014 State House is an original modern day political drama that traverses the unseen world of the head of state’s residence and office, peeking into an arena that is constantly rife with political intrigue and scandalous relationships. State House follows the servants who run the house, the Comptroller that rules it […]

The Sapphires

Director: Wayne Blair Australia /2012 /103min It’s 1968, and four young, talented Australian Aboriginal girls learn about love, friendship and war when their all-girl group The Sapphires entertain the US troops in Vietnam.

Bado natafuta

Director: Jacob Stephen Tanzania/2014/70min Matabaka mawili makubwa duniani yanapambana (Masikini na Matajiri). Filamu hii Inajaribu kuonyesha nafasi ya pendo la kweli kwenye matabaka haya.