Film Africa 2020|Call for Submissions

Film Africa, London’s biennial festival celebrating the best African cinema brought to you by the Royal African Society, returns this autumn for its 9th edition and submissions are now open!

Taking place from Friday 30 October to Sunday 8 November 2020 at venues across London, Film Africa 2020 will present another electric film programme accompanied by a vibrant series of events, including director Q&As, talks and discussions, school screenings, family activities, and more.

Want to be part of the action? Then submit your film now!

The festival accepts films of all lengths and genres, including features, documentaries, shorts and experimental titles.Your film may also be eligible for our festival awards – The Baobab Award for Best Short and the Audience Award for Best Feature. For more information on eligibility, fees and how to submit, please visit our online submissions platform FilmFreeway.

Our submissions deadline is 30 June 2020.

We look forward to receiving your work!