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48 Hours Film Project: Meet & Great Workshop, Nov. 1 2014 @ Michael Joseph Centre

48HFP_Meet & Greet
MEET & GREET WORKSHOP
We’re almost 4weeks away from the best weekend of the year. Where you can make a short film in just one weekend – Dream to Screen. In only 48 hours ™.

Join us this Saturday – the 1st of November 2014 as we look at what’s new in this year’s competition and talk all things film.

From 10:30am at the Michael Joseph Center we share what’s new in this year’s competition and how we’re helping you make better films.

Join the Discussion:
• Look, Feel, Style & Structure: An engaging discussion on ‘The Language of Short Film’ hosted by myself and Jim Chuchu – Creative Director at The Nest.
• Social Media & Film: Hosted by Mark Kaigwa, Founder of Nendo Ventures. (How we as filmmakers can benefit from this growing phenomenon)

We’ll answer all your 48HFP questions, reveal this year’s list of Genres and share a couple of our favorite short films from 2014.

Do you have your team yet? Are your registered? You’ve still got time.

Registration is still open.
To register got to our homepage and click on the ‘Register For Nairobi Now’ link. Registration is KSh 8,000 per team!
www.48hourfilm.com/nairobi

48HFP Nairobi – Meet & Greet
Date: 1st November 2014
Time: 10:30am
Venue: The Michael Joseph Center – Safaricom House, Waiyaki Way, Westlands
Check out what Nairobi’s previous 48ers had to share about last year’s experience:

October 29, 2014 at 10:51 am Leave a comment

Auditions for Safaricom International Jazz Festival 2015, August 9-10 2014 @ Michael Joseph Centre

Jazz Festival 2015
Safaricom are looking for Artists and Bands to perform in the 2015 Safaricom International Jazz Festival, alongside a stellar Cast of Musicians from around the World.

Auditions are taking place tomorrow Saturday and Sunday (9am-4pm) at the Michael Joseph Centre, Safaricom House, Waiyaki Way, Nairobi.

Dates: August 9-10, 2014
Venue: Michael Joseph Centre
Time: 9 am – 4 pm

To Audition, please fill the Application Form found on Safaricom Jazz Website: http://safaricomjazzfestival.co.ke/

August 6, 2014 at 5:08 pm Leave a comment

Night of Laughs: Because You Said So! May 22 2014 @ Michael Joseph Centre

Night of Laughs
Date: May 22, 2014
Venue: MJ Centre
Time: 7 pm
Tickets: Kshs 500

Featuring Mugambi Nthiga, Jane Gachui, Ian Nthiga, Yafesi Nsubuga, Patricia Kihoro and Kevin ‘K1’ Maina

May 16, 2014 at 12:13 pm Leave a comment

Screening: Ni SiSi (It Is Us), May 21 2014 @ Purdy Arms Restaurant, Marula Lane – Karen

Ni Sisi Film poster
Ni SiSi (It Is Us) Movie Screening. A Silver Dhow and Signis Award Winner 2013 Zanzibar Film Festival.
The film is in Swahili with English subtitles

Date: Wednesday 21 May 2014
Venue: Purdy Arms Restaurant, Marula Lane – Karen

Movies Under The Stars
This film examines Kenyan identity, youth empowerment, forgiveness and personal accountability for keeping the peace.
The film’s key aim is to remind Kenyans that it is individuals who have the power to say no to tribalism, rumours and corruption.

Featuring actors famous across Kenyan stage and screen, including Joseph Babu Wairimu, star of Nairobi Half Life and winner of Best Actor at the Durban International Film Festival 2012. The film is funded by Safaricom Foundation.

Drinks: 6.30 pm, Movie: 7.00 pm
Ksh 1,700 Movie, Drink & Pizza special
Ksh 600 Movie & Drink
Reservations: 0724 255 299, 2339158 or info@kenyamuseumsociety.org
Mpesa Pay Bill No: 400800, followed by Account No: 6571570019

May 14, 2014 at 9:44 am Leave a comment

Auditions: Open Possibilities for Young Musicians, Mar. 22-23 2014 @ Strathmore University Auditorium

Auditions: Open Possibilities for Young Musicians
Auditions: Open Possibilities for Young Musicians-

Dates: Mar. 22-23 2014
Venue: Strathmore University Auditorium

Get registration forms which must be filled and returned before the audition dates from info@artofmusic.co.ke / 0715-918977

March 10, 2014 at 2:32 pm 1 comment

Safaricom International Jazz Festival 2014 feat Richard Bona, Feb. 23 2014 @ Ngong Race Course

Safaricom International Jazz
Date: February 23, 2014
Venue: Ngong Race Course
Time: 12 pm for 2 pm
Tickets: Students Kshs 300, Regular Kshs 1000 & VIP Kshs 2500

Performances by: Richard Bona, The Nile Project, Rhythm Junks – Belgium, Yuval Cohen – Israel, Aaron Rimbui, Chris Bittok, Eddie Grey, Jacob Asiyo and Kavutha Mwanzia

Proceeds from this concert will go to the purchase of music instruments for the Ghetto Classics Music Programme.

February 12, 2014 at 3:47 pm Leave a comment

Event: Mobile East Africa 2014, Feb. 12-14 2014 @ Southern Sun Mayfair Hotel

MEA2014 block
Mobile East Africa, the East African edition of the most progressive and interactive mobile focused events in Sub-Saharan Africa, is primed to once again be the leading mobile focused conference in the region this year.

The event will feature the very best local and international speakers from organisations including IBM, Safaricom, Jumia Kenya, iHub, Virtual City, FrontlineSMS, Praekelt, SAP and Airtel.

World-renowned mobile expert Tomi Ahonen will deliver a special address during the main conference, as well as a dedicated full-day workshop on Friday, February 14th.

Dates: 12th – 14th February 2014
Time: 9am to 5pm daily
Venue: Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi, Kenya

Vist their Website for more information

February 6, 2014 at 9:53 am Leave a comment

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