Alt- Africa has teamed up with Film Africa – London’s biggest annual celebration of the best African cinema brought to you by the Royal African Society – to offer one lucky winner a pair of exclusive tickets to the Opening Gala + After Party on 27th October 2017. Launched in 2011, Film Africa is now the UK’s premier platform for African cinema and a key event in the capital’s cultural calendar. A festival of discovery, it exists to find new creative voices emerging from Africa and its diaspora, showcasing work that would otherwise be unknown to UK audiences.
Film Africa 2017 runs from Friday 27th October to Sunday 5th November, opening with The Wound, a bold exploration of sexuality, masculinity and cultural values in modern-day South Africa. The film, which has sparked controversy and debate across the country, is also South Africa’s official entry to the 2018 Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film.
To win – you must follow Film Africa on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram and answer the following question: How many days the does the festival run for? All answers must be emailed to the editor at editor (dot) alt (hyphen) africa (dot) com. Competition closes on Tuesday, 24th October, at 5PM. Winners with be selected from first correct answer and notified by email on Wednesday 25th October. Browse the festival calendar and book tickets on www.filmafrica.org.uk.