Bushfire festival in the Malkerns valley of Swaziland is the heartbeat of the Igoda Southern Africa Music festival circuit.
The Cape Town International Film Market and Festival (CTIFM&F) is a multi-purpose event. It is a platform that is helping transition the Cape Town film industry from a services industry to a content producing industry.”
Juba is the newest capital city in the world and the first edition of the Juba film festival taking place on the eve of the 5 th year of independence for South Sudan is changing perspectives and documenting the period of transformation in the country.
Film festivals in Africa are empowering local film makers and developing local audiences. Showcases and outreach programmes take the screenings into the environment, developing film literacy localy and exposing local film globally. ZIFF is a trailblazer on the continent.
What is the value to the economy of a Pan african festival circuit? It brings not only a diverse combination of culture, travel, experience and beauty to the festival-goer but job creation and income to the economy.
Cape Town based organisation, Greenpop is planting trees in indigenous forests and undergreened areas in a network of festivals and initiatives and a tree-evolution.
Radical self expression meets radical beauty in the Cape's Karoo in a festival that tempers excess with resolve.