ZAFAA Awards is an annual event that stands shoulder to shoulder with
other reputable foreign awards such as the American Oscar, the British
BAFTA and Indian BOLLYWOOD movie Awards. It attempts to recognize
African Film makers, actors and other contributing personalities in the
Diaspora. ZAFAA\'s main aim therefore is to promote African movies &
Culture, and also compliment African artists with their foreign
The African Film and Academy Awards also known as ZAFAA is a highly regarded and anticipated film event within the African Communities and has already become a part of the UK\'s annual cultural calendar.
It now attracts leading international Actors, Actresses and Film Makers, Movie Industry Professionals and the international media together with large public audience to a gathering in an elegant atmospheric event paradise for a showcase of the Best of African Cultural, Academy and Film Awards to the Western World starting from the first day of the Festival till the announcement date.
ZAFAA Global Awards no doubt pull various experts in their various professional capacities to make every Awards year a success story.
This is being organized in honour of African Film makers who have contributed to the development and progress of the African Film industry over the years in diverse ways, as well as to reward those who have been outstanding in the roles performed in films during every cultural year either on the continent or in Diaspora.
* “ZAFAA is the BIGGEST African Entertainment event outside Africa”
* Promoting African Movies, Culture, Tourism and the Entertainment industry to the outside world.
* ZAFAA is strategically an African post colonial cultural exhibition forum.
This seminar is run by accomplished African film makers, lecturers and also seasoned film makers & home entertainment experts. The seminar will treat modern film techniques, current filming trends among others to the large array of African film stars who will be present for this all important educative seminar. In addition, it will be a forum that will offer much needed impetus for creative exchange and discussion among film makers.
CULTURE & TOURISM
This will include the exhibition of cultural activities and tourist potentials in participating states, especially the states that have annual activities that would attract tourists and investors in the economic strength of the African state i.e Abuja Nigeria Carnival, Calaba Annual Carnival, Lagos state Boat Regatta and Eyo Festival, and many more from other African countries. These are events that would attract international tourists and investors just like the Annual Notting Hill Carnival that is usually held in the UK every last weekend of August.