The Black Star International film Festival opens today with a cocktail screening and discussions with the filmmakers of our opening films, Nirvana from Ghana and ‘life in my shoe’ from Uganda.

Nirvana premieres on the 21st August at 6pm while ‘Life in my shoe’ premieres on 22nd August at 3:30pm; both at the Silverbird Cinemas.

All BSIFF films start screening from 11am each day. Tickets available at venues, DSTV headoffice and

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After watching films, learning, or networking at the panel sessions, make sure to get your tickets for the music concert which happens Friday at the Silver Star Towers.

We take the opportunity to welcome our guest from Nigeria, Brazil, Uganda, Kenya, France, the United States and all 28 countries.

Enjoy your stay in Ghana and let’s have the biggest film party to hit GH!

The Black Star International Film Festival is Connecting Cultures through film in 2019; join us to help launch Ghana as the a film hub in the region