What is MAAFF?
The Mashariki African Film festival is an annual cultural event that aims at bringing african Films to an african audience.
It consists of films screening and rewarding Rwandan and African Filmmakers and empowering them through trainings offered by local and International specialized professionals. The festival promotes, advocates for and collaborates with other cultural events in different member States of the East African community.
Our mission is to create partnerships with grass-root SMEs to maximize their exposure and give values to our film industry.
We also work with large corporations that are interested in capacity building; To boost the production of our local films to attract the International market.
The Mashariki African film festival’s vision is to improve industry in Rwanda, East Africa and African continent.