To all film lovers and dedicated film makers, we at the Nollywood Entertainment Ltd, the organisers of the Biggest African Film Festival and Academy Awards ZAFAA Global Awards also known and referred as Zulu Africa Film Awards.

There has been a change in the way in which we have decided to project the activities to uphold the credibility’s of event.

With new members of the organising body, we have decided due to the political activities which has lingered and purported the postponement of the 2023 event to next year. There has been so much demand for ZAFAA to come home to an African Country. ZAFAA was founded in England but as a Global event for all Africa and Black Film makers all over the World.
We are therefore, reopening the submissions for films for ZAFAA Global Awards 2023/2024 to end in 04th March 2024 and give jurors time to view and judge 8th March to April 30th and Nomination to be held in London. ZAFAA 2023/2024 will see a new creation of the Nollywood and African Films.

There will be life film shoot to show the public briefly how they are being entertained.
Stake holders will be invited to the screening of most films submitted and directors will display skills and show new comers ways of becoming celebrities.

• It is the high point of the event

• The Academy Awards is in honour of African filmmakers who have contributed to the development and progress of the African film industry over the years in diverse ways

• It is also to reward actors and actresses who have been outstanding in their performances in films during the year 2021/22/23
• The Award is segmented into Film and Cultural brackets.

Important Notice:

*Entries for the award must be submitted under the stipulated guidelines with the digitalization of online film submission partnership with the company.

1) All Africa movie makers within the film and video spectrum to submit their most recent audiovisual contents produced between the 1st of January 2021 to 30th of November 2022, for consideration under the different categories of the forthcoming 2023 edition of ZAFAA Global Film and Academy Awards for more visit

2a) Filmmakers are required to submit their work in DIGITAL copy online through this platform (FilmFreeway)



2) Fill the film application form at ZAFAA website at
and after successful form submission, a copy of the Film in a minimum of 1GB ZAFAA CLOUD DRIVE is provided after a full application is considered. (Call the following numbers for the directive: UK: +44 7958331241 or NGR: +234 8033446000 and WhatsApp messages could be sent via numbers above)

3) ZAFAA Global Awards no longer accept Films in the following formats: VCD, DVD or Flash Drive, and any application received in such formats WILL NOT BE SCREENED or considered for nominations at the ZAFAA Global Film and Academy Awards.

4) Films in Native languages should be subtitled in English. Those without subtitles will not be accepted.

5) *Not more than 120 minutes

6) Ensure compatibility

- Commercials and adverts are not accepted in the entered work

- All non-English language entries must be subtitled, including Pidgin English movies

- Content owners must submit an attestation form or letter of authority from the content owners

- All entries must be watermarked in a way that does not impair viewing during the screening by our Jurors.

- Be informed that Nollywood Entertainment Limited UK organizers of ZAFAA Global Awards is upgraded with multipurpose Studio and Online Android and WebAPP platform for income generation for only partners.

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Overall Rating
  • Michael Asonganyi

    The best African Film Festival in London. It was a great experience.

    January 2019
    Response from festival:

    Yeah! It is really a life experience celebrating our heritage. Africans, especially Nollywood wants ZAFAA back home for the second time.

    Now you asked for it.

    The highly prestigious award is returning to Nigeria for the 2nd time after several years of hosting the event in London