G-African Film Festival is a festival that promotes and projects the voice of African Film makers. The festival discovers, develops and deploys talented African creatives within the African Film Industry and beyond. We share rich srories from Africa through film production, script writing, music, dance, poetry, documentaries, books, and more.
The G-African Film Festival provides support and mentorship for the African and International arts community.
- Award & Certificates: G African Film Festival Category Award and Certificate
- Sponsorship: Sponsor prize that is associated with a specific award category
- VIP Access: All access tickets to exclusive areas of the event, such as a VVIP reception or
- Exposure to High-profile audience, such as Prominent African Leaders, celebrities,
Ambassadors, Diplomats, Royal Family and business networking
- Product Placement opportunity for sponsorship
- Pre-and post - event marketing support, including social media promotion, email
campaigns and PR Outreach
- Collaboration Activations
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All tickets for any G African Film Festival event are non-refundable. This includes but is not limited to Day Tickets to Screenings, Tickets to Networking Events, Tickets to Festival Opening Events and Tickets to our Awards Event. Our event staff reserve the right of admission and their decision is final. Please note that the programme may be subject to change.
We offer Filmmaker Packages for your convenience. All hotel bookings are made by us as a service. Once paid, all money is transferred immediately to the hotel and as such, refunds are not available for any hotel reservations made as part of a Filmmaker Package at any of G African Film Festival events.
Fees charged to enter any of G African Film Festival events are administrative fees only. It does not guarantee acceptance into any event. It does not guarantee the winning of an award at any event. Entry fees are non-refundable.
Any physical material sent to the Festival for any event is to be done at the expense of the sender. This includes, but is not limited to, Blu-Ray disks, DVD’s, external hard drives, USB flash drives, film posters and any other promotional material. The sender is obligated to pay the postage as well as any import duty incurred.
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We advise that anyone travelling to any G African Film Festival event take out full travel insurance. G African Film Festival will not be liable for any personal injury sustained while attending any G African Film Festival event.
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God Bless Africa Movement Organization, owner of G African Film Festival, cannot be held responsible for any attendees of the events losing any money as a result of the Coronavirus. We suggest any traveler obtain their own travel insurance to cover any shortfalls or cancellations because of this virus.
Please read the entire content of this text carefully before submitting your project to the festival.
The Festival was created to celebrate Africans in the art of filmmaking and to honor the filmmakers who make it all possible.
The entire application process is done online through FilmFreeway.
How the Festival works:
In the first round, the jury members choose the films and scripts in a broader way. Selected films and screenplays will receive a link to the official selection Laurel.
In the second round, the jury members re-judge the selected films and scripts, analyzing each project in more detail and more rigorously
They then decide the winners of each category as well as the jury’s special awards.
The Filmmakers will be invited to the awards ceremony, where they will receive a trophy and certificate.
The trophies and certificates of the winners who do not attend the event can be bought and sent by post or other shipping company.
They will receive a free digital version of the certificate only.
In the event of technical issues beyond our control we will move the Awards Ceremony to the next possible date and time, we are not able to offer refunds if this issue arises.
All non attendant filmmakers and script author winners will receive at their request free of charge a digital winning certificate, the actual award is not offered free to winners not attending the festival, non attending filmmakers and author can purchase the statue or award if they wish.
All films entered will automatically be entered in to the competition of the festival, all films entered will be viewed and judged in the competition of the festival, however if time is short during the festival it is our first responsibility to schedule films for screening were the filmmakers attend the screening so as to support there movie