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20 May 2017

2017 SFF Film Lab

The film lab forms an integral part of SFF festivities. It provides a solid platform to empower the next generation of filmmakers by supporting them to take their skills to the next level.

03 Apr 2017

About SFF 2017

This year’s theme is ‘Stories of Good Governance’. The festival this year is particularly looking for shorts films and documentaries that chronicle democracy …

03 Apr 2017

Call For Entries SFF 2017

The 7th Edition of Slum Film Festival (SFF) invites filmmakers from across the world to submit their Short films for awards and screening in the festival from between 1st and 27th October 2017.

28 Jan 2016

Slum Film Festival Constituency

The festival’s primary beneficiary is the filmmaker who is telling the stories from and about the slums. SFF aims to provide a platform to these artists to showcase their work and to grow the audience of their work.

24 Jan 2016

About Slum Film Festival

Slum Film Festival is the first ever film platform-­‐featuring stories from slums, about slum realities and made by filmmakers from the slums in Africa–and beyond. It is a celebration of the creativity of filmmakers living and working in slums.

24 Sep 2014

Mission And Vision

Discover, inspire and equip young independent film and theatre artists from the Slums around Nairobi with practical skills to develop and sell their concepts, as well as, use film as a key tool for promoting social change within their communities.