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Screening: 2nd Edition of Sherekea (Israeli) Film Festival, Nov. 15-17 2018 @ the National Museums of Kenya

Dates: November 15-17, 2018
Venue: the National Museums of Kenya

For more information, visit the festival Facebook page


November 15, 2018 at 12:24 pm Leave a comment

Out Film Festival Nairobi 2018: We Do Not Have the Luxury of Shame, Nov. 7-10 2018 @ Goethe Institut Auditorium

Dates: November 7-10, 2018
Venue: Goethe Institut Auditorium
Time: Weekdays 5 pm / Saturday 4 pm
Entry: Free

Download OUT Film Festival 2018 programme. (pdf)

Restricted: + 18 Years

November 1, 2018 at 12:06 pm 1 comment

Screening: Human Rights Watch Film Festival, Until Nov. 2 2018 @ Various Venues .

Dates: Until November 2, 2018
Venues: Alliance Française, Rift Valley Institute/BIEA, Amnesty Kenya Office’s

November 1, 2018 at 12:04 pm Leave a comment

Screening: UNSEEN Pop-up cinema – East African Premiere of the Documentary MATANGI / MAYA / M.I.A., Oct. 27 2018 @ Nairobi Railway Museum – Railways

Date: October 27, 2018
Venue: Nairobi Railway Museum, Railways
Time: 5.30-11.30 pm
Tickets: Film & food Kes 1,300/-, and Kes 800/- film only. (Available here)

On October 27th, UNSEEN Nairobi organises its second event. Popping up between the old wagons at the Nairobi Railway Museum, we will be screening the East African premiere of the documentary MATANGI / MAYA / M.I.A.

For more information visit the link to the Facebook event page.

October 18, 2018 at 11:12 am Leave a comment

Screening/Brazilian Film Festival: Boy and the World, Oct. 23 2018 @ Michael Joseph Centre

Date: October 23, 2018
Venue: MJ Centre, Safaricom House
Time: 6 pm
Free Entry

PS: Parking lot is available. Please share your full name and ID number plus car registration details, if you will be driving to the MJ Centre – for security clearance and parking reservation.
Telephone: 0722 005 890 | E-mail:

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Brazilian Film Festival 2018, Oct. 9, 13, 16 & 23, 2018 @ Michael Joseph Centre – Safaricom House and Alliance Française Auditorium

Dates: October 9, 13, 16 & 23, 2018
Venue: Michael Joseph Centre – Safaricom House and Alliance Française (auditorium)

Brazilian Film Festival 2018
The Embassy of Brazil In Nairobi is pleased to invite you to the following programme

9 Oct | 18:00 – ARABY (2017)
Andre is a young boy that lives in an industrial neighborhood in Ouro Preto, Brazil, near an old aluminum factory. One day he finds a notebook from one of the factory workers. A film by João Dumans and Affonso Uchoa.
Michael Joseph Centre (Safaricom House)

13 Oct | 16:00 – GABRIEL AND THE MOUNTAIN (2017)
Before entering a prestigious American university, Gabriel Buchmann decided to travel the world for one year, his backpack full of dreams. After ten months on the road, he arrived in Kenya determined to discover the African continent. Until he reached the top of Mount Mulanje, Malawi, his final destination. A film by Fellipe Barbosa. Followed by a debate, with the presence of the director.
Alliance Française (auditorium)

16 Oct | 18:00 – NISE: THE HEART OF MADNESS (2015)
Based on the true story of Dr. Nise da Silveira, a psychiatrist in Brazil who treated her patients through art instead of electroshock therapy. A film by Roberto Berliner.
Michael Joseph Centre (Safaricom House)

23 Oct | 18:00 – BOY AND THE WORLD (2013)
A little boy goes on an adventurous quest in search of his father. A film by Alê Abreu.
Michael Joseph Centre (Safaricom House)

September 27, 2018 at 3:04 pm Leave a comment

European Film Festival Screening: Iqbal Farouk and the Secret Recipe & the Perfect Strangers, Sept. 28 2018 @ the German School

Date: September 28, 2018
Venue: the German School, Nairobi
Time: 2 pm and 6.30 pm, respectively
Entry: Prior RSVP (

The European Film Festival + and the German School Nairobi invite you to the screening of two films, Iqbal Farouk and the Secret Recipe, a children’s comedy which will be showing from 2:00 p.m followed by a series of short films and the Perfect Strangers, an Italian comedy intended for an adult audience, which will start at 6:30 p.m.

Please RSVP for the evening film.

Check out the short synopsis of both films from the European Film Festival’s Facebook page

Presented by European Union Delegation in Kenya and The Deutche Schule Nairobi

September 27, 2018 at 3:01 pm Leave a comment

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