Festival Theme

The Zimbabwe International Film Festival will be running from 14 to 17 September 2022, under the theme #Reconnecting, this year’s festival is our effort to reconnect with our partners and our audiences and help them reconnect to each other, as we emerge from the challenges of the past two years as a result of the global health crisis.

This year’s festival programme will be a showcase of quality films from local, regional and international filmmakers and production houses, against the backdrop of workshops and activities lined up as follows:
Day 1 – Trade Day
Day 2 – Career Day
Day 3 – Industry Development (Film Forum) Day
Day 4 – Fun Day/Reel Kidz Fiesta

The main festival activities will be at the ZIFFT Hub at 2 Canterbury Road, Kensington, Harare. We are also taking the Festival to several other venues around the country, as well as to the global audience, #Reconnecting with as many of the audiences and communities that have been part of ZIFF in the past, while engaging with new audiences and talent.

Be part of the process by joining us in this year’s festival discussions, workshops and focus group discussions.