After its cancellation in March 2020, Rwanda’s largest film festival, Mashariki is returning in August 2021. According to the statement released, it will be staged live from 21 to 27 of the same month, hand in hand with DISCOP, an international movie exhibition that will run from August 24 to 26 at the Kigali Convention Center.
The 22nd Encounters South African International Documentary Festival is currently on, the first all-online edition. The festival offers a thoughtful selection of the best new documentaries — a line-up of over 50 local and international titles screening over 10 days on an all-new online cinema platform.
The festival kicked-off with a unique drive-in experience in Johannesburg and Cape Town for media and a select audience, with the virtual screenings beginning the next day on digital platforms #virtuallyeverywhere.
Manyatta Screenings is an outdoor community screening experience that takes place in Nakuru & Laikipia Counties in Kenya. We’re all about celebrating the best short film from Greater East Africa, i.e. Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, South Sudan, Somalia, Somaliland, Ethiopia, Djibouti, Mauritius, Reunion islands, Comoros, and Seychelles.