The Kano Indigenous Languages of African Film Market & Festival (KILAF) is to promote films produced in indigenous languages of Africa while encouraging their cross-border sales especially amongst continental markets, and beyond. And language being a vehicle of culture, will ride on the film medium platform to preserve, promote and sell African culture to the rest of the world. After all, in the globalized world of today ‘there is platform for every voice, content or shade of opinion.
Best feature film
Best supporting actor (male)
Best supporting actor (female)
Best african indigious language film
Best sound engineer
Best production design
Best social media content creator
Best Short film
1. There will be 16 competitive categories in KILAF '22. Each category will have 3 nominations that a winner will emerge.
There will be 2 Lifetime Achievement Awards that will be given solely based on merit.
2. Film submission deadline is clearly spelt out in the call made for submission.
3. Each film submitted is entirely the copyright of the owner while the use of the film in competition for KILAF organizers to promote the event or screen during the festival is duly granted by the copyright owner.