Focused on the Business of Film and Industry advocacy
Festival : Recurring every August
BSIFF is the key initiative of Black Star International Film Institute - a not for profit organization, focused on creating global connections through film and connecting the world to African Cinema.
We are proud to introduce the Yaa-Asantewa-UNDP Awards, that Awards filmmakers whose films promote the selected UNDP sustainable development goals - Introduced in 2017, the awards have gone to 6 filmmakers so far with the goal of encouraging them to make films that highlight the SDGs.
Submissions open 1st Feb. SUBMIT NOW or ENTER SITE below
- But before you do, hear what people are saying about us...
"Sadly I couldn't manage to be in Accra at the Black Star Film Festival. I won an award, the first award the film gets and I'm truly happy. The guys at the festival are great, I felt really valued and respected. Great Festival, great people!" - Giuseppe Valentino
"The BlackStar International Film Festival was a unique experience. I made awesome new friends and viewed a couple of amazing movies. Everyone was down to earth and the volunteers were extraordinary!" - Stanlee Ohikhuare
"Unfortunately I wasn't able to attend but in my opinion it's one of the best festival on the African continent." - Christophe Rolin