Francophone Film Festival
Posted by Russell and Stephaine on Mon, 10 Mar 2014 - [Family Events]
Organised by Institut Francais of Ghana in partnership with TV3, Alliance francaise and NAFTI, the 2nd edition of Accra Francophone film festival showcases during 10 days, ten of the best francophone movies, particularly from Africa as well as Ghanaian short films in competition for the best short film award. With the support of BIC (Pens and Plastic Ghana Limited), Total Ghana, Novotel, Dark and lovely, Compu-Ghana, Institut Francais-Cinematheque Afrique.With the participation of the embassies of Morocco, Switzerland and Belgium.
Thursday 20th, March at 6:30pm
at Alliance Francaise – 6:30pm
Launch of Ghana movie posters exhibition, made available by Joseph Oduro-Frimpong, dance performance by Noyam- 8:00pm. Le Collier Du Makoko, a leature film by Henri Joseph Koumba (France - Gabon) -2012 (open screening).
Saturday 29th, March at 6:00pm
Closing event TV3 (invite only)
Closing of Awards
The venues are at Alliance Francais, NAFTI and TV3 Executive Theatre.
Click the link to see the entire program schedule and movie descriptions:
Come out and enjoy the Film Festival!
Posted by Russell Coombs on Tue, 11 Feb 2014 - [Family Events]
German Carnival is an annual period of celebration that looks back on a long tradition spanning centuries. During this time of friskiness, vitality and exuberant cheerfulness many different customs and costumes are being cultivated for everyone to enjoy!
Goethe-Institut will bring German Carnival to Accra and cordially invites everyone to dress up and to celebrate life! Enjoy German carnival music, dance and happiness!
The Date is Friday February 28th starting at 7:00pm at the Goethe Institut Cantonments-Accra, next to NAFTI.
There will be grilled food items and German Beer + Gluhwein from the Goethe Bar & Grill.
Come out and enjoy and celebrate with us. It’s FREE!!!