BSIFF is very excited to announce the line up for 2017. 16 countries made it through...
BSIFF is proud to announce the opening and closing film: Academy award winning Moonlight and critically acclaimed A United Kingdom
30 films made it through the 2017 festival and we would like to congratulate all filmmakers who made it through!
- BEST FEATURE FILM: Call me thief - Daryne Joshua (South Africa)
- BEST STUDENT DIRECTOR: Zenith - Ellie Foumbi (United States/Cameron)
- BEST FEMALE LEAD: Xolo - Angela Neiman (Italy)
- BEST MALE DIRECTOR: Dem Dem - Christophe Rolin/ Pape Bouname Lopy/ Marc Recchia (Belgium/Senegal)
- BEST MALE LEAD: Apricot Groves - Pedram Ansari (Armenia)
- BEST FEMALE DIRECTOR: Black Barbie - Comfort Arthur (Ghana)
A United Kingdom
The story of King Seretse Khama of Botswana and how his loving but controversial marriage to a British white woman, Ruth Williams, put his kingdom into political and diplomatic turmoil.
Mr. Abequaye receives life-time achievement award in recocognition of his years of service to the sector in Ghana and the continent