About Kalasha International
The Kenya Film Commission (KFC) in partnership with the French embassy in Kenya is launching of a brand new East African event - The Kalasha International Film & TV Festival & Market.
This unique Film & TV Festival & Market kicks off on October 26, 2015 for one week, in the heart of Kenya’s capital city, Nairobi. Dedicated to promoting culture, stories, creativity and skills within the East African region, The Kalasha International Film & TV Festival & Market brings under one roof 3 main events:
- The Kalasha Eastern Africa Film & TV Market
- The Kalasha International Film Festival
- The Kalasha Film & TV Awards
The event, a creative hub, intends to bring together, for the first time, all the players from the Eastern Africa Film & TV industry, in one place and at the same time; offering a platform for all the players and festival goers from the Film & TV industry to gather, discuss, exchange, collaborate, share stories and develop new business opportunities.
The Kalasha International Film & TV Festival & Market will bring together among many others; filmmakers, artistes, producers, post-producers, distributors, broadcasters, advertisers, technology suppliers, film commissions, government bodies, media authorities, partners and VIPs in one place.
Collective spaces for the players from the whole audiovisual industry, will supplement venues for the majority of the event’s special activities that include but are not limited to market studies, country overviews, technical innovation demos, conferences, round tables, master classes, pitching sessions, film talks, awards night, and parties.
The event offers an ideal opportunity to showcase and promote the quality, skills and know-how of East Africa Film & TV companies while attracting more international productions to East Africa countries.Look out for more information & pre-register as events unfold as we create a space where film and media players’ community could interact and explore ideas, while celebrating storytellers, artists and their work. Feel free to contact us for any queries or partnership opportunities.