Out of Africa International Film Festival (OOAIFF) is committed to discovering and developing filmmakers to reach their greatest potential in film and to provide the global audience with original and creative films.

Through the networking platform, there are programs, through which filmmakers will be discovered, supported, and inspired to create world record films that appeal to a global audience in their originality and creativity.

The seventh edition, 2023, will be held in Nairobi, Kenya There will be the screening of high-calibre selections of new-release features, documentaries and short films from all over Africa and outside Africa.

To be eligible for the competition:
1. Entrants must comply with the entry rules and Regulations including all deadlines, film length, entry materials and any other that have been set.
2. Non-English language works must have English subtitles at the time submitted. Dialogue lists will not be accepted.

Submitting a film to OOAIFF you must agree to the following:
• All the information entered in the OOAIFF entry form is true and accurate
• You must ensure that your film is genuinely your own
• You either own the rights to the footage, sound music and images which are part of your film.
• In case of collaborative work, co-authors must be acknowledged, and the nature of their participation in the making of the film must be specified.
• Completing the entry form and accepting the participation agreement does not guarantee that your film will be chosen as a competition finalist.
• The Producer grants OOAIFF the right to reproduce part of their film (maximum 1 min) for the purposes only of promoting the festival. This may be as part of a compilation; for exhibition by any means including screening, internet; for cable, satellite, or by any medium not yet devised.

Overall Rating
  • Matthew Sheehan

    It was a hard time to be putting on a film fest and they made me it happen.

    April 2022
  • Happy and proud that our "One Day with Doctor Sergio" got selected. Will definitely come again with our new films! Great festival. Hopefully it will be in reality next year.
    Roxanne and Nikita Phoenix

    December 2021
  • Joan Bentosela

    Very proud to have my film selected there! Many thanks!

    December 2019
  • Cristiano Esposito

    Great empaty and commuunication. Proud to be selected!

    December 2019
    Response from festival:

    Thank you for your wonderful review and for choosing Out of Africa International Film Festival.

  • Thanks for Nomines for Sure this is Best Chance for me I proud for this Festival is the Best Festival.... Thanks.

    November 2019
    Response from festival:

    Thank you for your wonderful review and for choosing Out of Africa International Film Festival.