Are you an aspiring Afro-Swedish filmmaker, over the age of 18? Have you kicked around a story for a film in your head for awhile now?  Here is your chance to make your visions come true!


CinemAfrica is now opening our application process for an intensive 4 day filmmaking workshop that will aim to deepen knowledge for aspiring, young filmmakers in the areas of:

      • Writing
      • Filming and technical work
      • Directing
      • Editing

      • Funding and distribution


The workshop will take place in Stockholm from February 16-19th from 9 am to 5pm, locations to be announced.


Applicants must:

      • Be over 18 years of age
      • Have working knowledge of the English language
      • Have a treatment or synopsis. The purpose of the workshop is to devolop that idé


Finalists will make a short 3-5 minute film which will be shown during CinemAfrica Film Festival.  The winning filmmaker will go to Luxor Film Festival in Egypt.

Sign up!

Please go here to complete the application
Deadline for applications: December 31st, 2016
For questions, please contact

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