Tag: Uganda

‘Galz About Town’ Best East African Film winner at Kenyan Riverwood Academy Awards 2016

‘Galz About Town’ Best East African Film winner at Kenyan Riverwood Academy Awards 2016

[ 0 ] March 24, 2016 |

Ugandan feature film ‘Galz About Town’ directed by Hassan Mageye won ‘Best East African Movie’ at the prestigious Kenyan Riverwood Academy Awards, held on the 12 March 2016. The feature film by New Cinema Productions had been on a successful run, picking up nominations at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards and Mashariki African Film […]

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Uganda – Pearl International Film Festival 2016 call for film submissions

Uganda – Pearl International Film Festival 2016 call for film submissions

[ 0 ] February 24, 2016 |

The Pearl International Film Festival (PIFF) founded by local film distributors Moses Magezi and Usama Mukwaya in 2011, is an annual film festival held in Kampala, Uganda, touted as one of the biggest events on the Ugandan film calendar. The Pearl International Film Festival runs over 1 week taking place at the National Theatre, concluding […]

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Trailer – “Wako”, Ugandan feature film directed by Zziwa Aaron Alone

Trailer – “Wako”, Ugandan feature film directed by Zziwa Aaron Alone

[ 0 ] January 4, 2016 |

“Wako” is a feature length film from award winning director Zziwa Aaron Alone set in the slums of Kampala, Uganda. Director Zziwa Aaron Alone co-directed  “The Superstition” with Paresh Gondaliya which went on to win a number of international awards. Wako tells the life story of a young hustler \ going through the criminal underworld […]

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Ugandan film of the year “House Arrest”, to celebrate official red carpet premier

Ugandan film of the year “House Arrest”, to celebrate official red carpet premier

[ 0 ] December 10, 2015 |

Award winning Ugandan feature film “House Arrest” directed by Joseph Ken Ssebagala, will celebrate its official public film premiere on the 19 December 2015. Hailed as production of the year, the film won six awards at the Ugandan Film Festival, including Best Film and Best Director to name a few.   A glamorous red carpet event […]

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Trailer – Ugandan film of the year “House Arrest”, directed by Joseph Ken Ssebagala

Trailer – Ugandan film of the year “House Arrest”, directed by Joseph Ken Ssebagala

[ 1 ] December 10, 2015 |

Synopsis A woman marries an abusive, violent man, who cheats on her with a woman he introduces to his wife as a sister-in-law. The wife, Alice, gets frustrated and in one of his violent attacks on her, she kills him in self-defence. She is acquitted of the case. Her co-wife, Viola, bewitches her, unleashing charms that […]

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Meet Isaac Nabwana, Uganda’s DIY King and his $200 feature films!

Meet Isaac Nabwana, Uganda’s DIY King and his $200 feature films!

[ 0 ] December 4, 2015 |

While browsing the web, I came across a headline that read “Uganda’s Tarantino…” which immediately shifted my focus and  I decided to read further. After reading it, I was left amazed, inspired and completely bewildered by what Ugandan film director Isaac Nabwana, was able to achieve with his $200 viral feature films. Isaac Nabwana is […]

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State Research Bureau (S.R.B) Ugandan Feature Film Producer Matt Bish – Trailer

State Research Bureau (S.R.B) Ugandan Feature Film Producer Matt Bish – Trailer

[ 1 ] October 30, 2015 |

Matt Bish Produces a feature film that is shot in Uganda about the countries conflict and corruption  

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Wilson Egessa Okwenje – 7 years and growing as a Film Actor in Uganda

Wilson Egessa Okwenje – 7 years and growing as a Film Actor in Uganda

[ 1 ] October 30, 2015 |

Since 2009 Wilson Egessa Okwenje has been profession driven as an actor in the Ugandan film industry under Maisha Film Lab. His first movie was a short film, known as “The Pardon”, a story of a genocide survivor who is the writer and director of Imbabazi. “The Pardon” – short film produced and shot in […]

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A Good Catholic Girl – Short Film by Matt Bish – Watch Film Here

A Good Catholic Girl – Short Film by Matt Bish – Watch Film Here

[ 1 ] October 30, 2015 |

A Short Film by Ugandan director Matt Bish – Produced and Shot in Uganda  

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