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Ekurhuleni Film Festival

Whilst the world cebrates a century of cinema and film indulgement, millions of South Africans, especially audiences in townships are still without acccess to many films produced by African filmmakers over more than 85 years of film development on the African continent. Ekurhuleni Film Festival was created to bridge the gap between filmmaker and its local audience by creating a platform for filmmakers to showcase their film products, be it short films, animation, features, documentaries and music videos and experimental films. Who We Are Ekurhuleni Film Festival is responsible for creating new platforms For local content films to be screened to a wider audience at grassroots level. What makes EFF Different Create alternative venues for screening local films Audience Development Content Development

ekurhuleni film festival

Festival presentation: 

The festival's main purpose of existance is create alternative venues for
watching South African produced films as well as films from Africa and the
world. Use film as tool to empower peoples lives towards nation building and
township regeneration. Foster the development of of audiences for the
appreciation of independently produced film products. Contribute to the
growth of a film industry in Ekurhuleni.
Increase an interest for pursuing as a career. Showcase and exhibit films through
Ekurhuleni Film Festival. Develop new audiences and create a cinema friendly
culture for locally (South African) produced films within Ekurhuleni and the
the surrounding areas.

Festival Nickname: 
E. Film Festival
Black Culture Films
not specified
Festival Info
Price info: 
tickets will be sold and the prices will range from R7 - R150 depending on the films being screened.
Opening hours: 
12 Hours
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Next Festival Dates: 
09/01/2012 - 09/01/2013
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Festival Director Name: 
zacharia saki mashongwane
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Festival Programmer Name: 
zacharia saki mashonhgwane
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Festival Press Contact Name: 
zacharia saki
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zacharia saki
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Festival Organization
ekurhuleni film festival
749 Mnisi Section, Katlehong Zone 4, Ekurhuleni, Germiston, Gauteng, South Africa,1431
Zip code: 
South Africa


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