The 7th annual 2012 Africa in Motion Film Festival in Edinburgh is currently accepting submissions -  features, shorts and documentaries - for this year's festival.

One of largest black film festivals in the U.K, it will take place at the Filmhouse Cinema in Edinburgh from Oct. 25- Nov. 2 and this year's theme will be Modern Africa, which will focus on films "that represent Africa as part and parcel of the modern. globalized world."

For submssion guidelines, application forms and further information go HERE; andhere's a short video of highlights from last year's festival.

Africa in Motion Highlights Film 2011 from Africa in Motion on Vimeo.