By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act May 21, 2014 at 12:48PM
The 4th Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF), a platform that seeks to give expression to African cinema by recognizing and rewarding excellence in the industry, will hold its 4th edition between the 9th and 16th of November 2014 in Tinapa, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
Eligible films must have been produced after January 1, 2013 and preference will be given to films which are yet to be screened globally or in Africa.
Categories for entry include Feature, Short, Documentary and Animation, with monetary award prizes ranging from $3000 – $6000.
The deadline for receipt of entry submission forms and screeners are:
- Short films (40 minutes or less) – 13 June 2014
- Feature length films (more than 40 minutes) – 30 June 2014
Entry guidelines as well as the submission form can be found on the festival's website at www.africafilmfest.org, and also available on their facebook page at www.facebook.com/AfricaFilmFest, and www.facebook.com/groups/AfricafilmFest.