The Afrika Film Festival in Cologne is taking place for the 16th time from August 13. – 23.2018!


FilmInitiativ Köln e.V. was founded in 1988 and it set itself the objective of “creating interest in cinematic art by screening films and giving lectures and seminars, and also to stimulate and encourage political discussions”. They also show films that are not presented in the commercial cinemas.


The festival will take place in the „Filmforum“ of the museum in Cologne. There will be about 80 films presented from every genre.


In 2017, visitors have the chance to meet 30 international guests. You can also win one of the audience awards. Furthermore there will be entertainment program for kids with presentations.


Here you can find more information!


Check out the trailer for this year: