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Safaricom International Jazz Festival Feat. Jonathan Butler, Feb. 22 2015 @ Ngong Racecourse

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Date: February 22, 2015
Venue: Ngong Racecourse
Time: from 12.30 pm
Tickets: KES 1000

February 18, 2015 at 5:45 pm Leave a comment

Sauti za Busara Festival, Feb. 12-15 2015 @ Old Fort, Stone Town – Zanzibar

Busara Sounds
Dates: February 12-15, 2015
Venue: Ngome Kongwe, Zanzibar
Ticket Information: VIP 245000 TSh, International 160000 TSh, EA Residents 60000 TSh and Tanzanians 10000 TSh

Artist’s from Kenya: Octopizzo, Sarabi Band and Bonaya Doti

Download 2015 Festival Programme [pdf]

All the info you need. RE: Visiting Zanzibar

February 1, 2015 at 1:33 pm Leave a comment

Micro Festival: Kaya feat. Yellow Light Machine, Feb. 7 2015 @ Goethe Institut

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January 31, 2015 at 3:32 pm Leave a comment

Festival/Screening: Out Film Festival, Jan 23-25 2015 @ Goethe Institut

Out Film Festival
Film Festival – Opening: 23. January 2015, 6.00 pm
Goethe-Institut, Auditorium
Admission: free

About
The OUT Film Festival takes place for the fourth time in Kenya. The film festival not only wants to celebrate queer cinema, but to make known to Kenya that a community that the general society deems secret exists.

The festival promises yet another selection of films and documentaries from the region, continent and globe. The OUT Film Festival is about celebrating life’s challenges, love and diversity. It continues to carry forward the message of Ubuntu.

PROGRAMME
Friday January 23rd, 2015
6:00pm – 7:00pm:
Arrival of guests
7:00pm – 7:30pm:
Opening Speech, Opening Act
Fluorescent Sin
7:30pm – 9:00pm: Rag Tag

Saturday January 24th, 2015
10:00am – 11:30am: Dakan
11:55am – 1:30pm: Anders als du und ich – different from you and me
§ 175 / bewildered youth
2:00pm – 3:30pm: No Easy Walk to freedom
3:45pm – 4:00pm: Weight of Words
4:15pm – 5:45pm: Jihad for Love
6:00pm – 8:00pm: Leave it on the Floor

Sunday January 25th, 2015
2:00pm – 2:15pm: Introduction of panelists
2:15pm – 3:45pm:
Weight of Words
Silent Battle
Florescent sin
3:45pm – 4:30pm: Panel Discussion, Q&A session
4:30pm – 4:45pm: Vote of thanks, Refreshments and mingle session
6:00pm ff Guests are free to leave

Find more info on the Festival on GI’s Facebook Event Page

January 21, 2015 at 5:43 pm Leave a comment

Online Festival on French Cinema, Jan. 16 – Feb. 16 2015 @ MyFrenchFilmFestival.com

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Dates: January 16 – February 16 2015

About MyFrenchFilmFestival.com
The world’s first online festival of French cinema

UniFrance Films (the French association responsible for the promotion of French cinema worldwide) presents the 5th edition of MyFrenchFilmFestival.com, an online film festival accessible to film lovers all over the world.
10 feature films and 10 shorts (all released in 2013 or 2014) will compete online over a month. All films are subtitled in 13 languages.

Access to the films is free of charge across Africa at:

http://www.myfrenchfilmfestival.com/fr/

http://www.myfrenchfilmfestival.com/en/

Vote online for the ‘Lacoste Audience Award’ for your favorite film.
You can join us every Monday evening for the CinemAlliance screenings to catch an eclectic selection of these recent French films.

January 17, 2015 at 4:06 pm Leave a comment

Selam Festival Addis, Jan. 17-18 2015 @ Addis Ababa

Addis Festival
Dates: January 17-18, 2015
Performances from Sarabi Band – Kenya among others

Programme
programme

January 16, 2015 at 11:20 am Leave a comment

Sauti za Busara Festival, Feb. 12-15 2015 @ Ngome Kongwe – Zanzibar

Sauti za Busara
Dates: February 12-15, 2015
Venue: Ngome Kongwe, Zanzibar

Artist’s from Kenya: Octopizzo, Sarabi Band and Bonaya Doti

Line Up

Line Up: Blitz the Ambassador (Ghana/USA), Alikiba (Tanzania), Octopizzo and band (Kenya), Ihhashi Elimhlophe (South Africa), Tcheka (Cape Verde), Sarabi (Kenya), The Brother Moves On (South Africa), Culture Musical Club (Zanzibar), Ahamada Smis ‘Origines’ Trio (Comoros/France/Zanzibar), Mim Suleiman (Zanzibar/UK), Isabel Novella (Mozambique), Msafiri Zawose (Tanzania), Aline Frazão (Angola), Tsiliva (Madagascar), Leo Mkanyia and the Swahili Blues Band (Tanzania), Mohamed Ilyas & Nyota Zameremeta (Zanzibar), Thaïs Diarra (Senegal/Mali/Switzerland), Liza Kamikazi and band (Rwanda), Erik Aliana (Cameroon), Bonaya Doti (Kenya), Mpamanga (Madagascar), Mgodro Group (Zanzibar), Djmawi Africa (Algeria), Rico Single & Swahili Vibes (Zanzibar), Zee Town Sojaz (Zanzibar), Ifa Band (Tanzania), Mwahiyerani (Tanzania), Loryzine (Réunion/France), Tunaweza Band (Tanzania), Mabantu Africa (Tanzania), Cocodo African Music (Tanzania), Kiki Kidumbaki (Zanzibar), DCMA Young Stars (Zanzibar), Capoeira Brazil Zanzibar (Zanzibar), Shirikisho Sanaa Group (Zanzibar), Babawatoto Centre (Tanzania) etc

All the info you need. RE: Visiting Zanzibar

January 7, 2015 at 2:05 pm 6 comments

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