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Music x Culi ‘N’ Art x Fashion x Films x Installations: Africa Nouveau Festival – Afro Bubble Gum, Feb. 2-4 2018 @ Ngong Racecourse Waterfront

Dates: February 2-4, 2018 (2 days, 2 nights)
Venue: Ngong Racecourse Waterfront
Tickets* : Festival Pass KES 3,500/- and Daily Pass KES 1,800/-

Music Performances: Kwesta – South Africa, Muthoni Drummer Queen – Kenya, Blinky Bill – Kenya, Makadem – Kenya, Suraj – Kenya, Cortega – Switzerland/Senegal et al

* NairobiNow and African Nouveau Festival have partnered up to offer limited festival pass tickets for KES 2,500/-. When buying your tickets (here) use ‘NairobiNow‘ – one word – promo code and get yourself a festival pass for a bargain!

Africa Nouveau Festival – Afro Bubble Gum

Music x Culi ‘N’ Art x Fashion x Films x Installations X Food x Fashion Market x Live Lookbook x VR x Film stage.

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January 19, 2018 at 10:51 am Leave a comment

Mama Afrika Film Festival (formerly Udada Film Festival), Nov. 7-10 2017 @ Various Venues in Nairobi

Dates: November 7-10, 2017
Venue: Various


Mama Africa Film Festival (formerly, Udada Film Festival) has been the first and only women’s film festival in the East African region. This year’s Festival focus on GENDER and will also be showcasing Udada’s winning films for the past three years.

Here is the link to this year’s Festival Program.

November 4, 2017 at 3:47 pm Leave a comment

Ciné-Café Screening: Black Dandy Documentary by Laurent Lunetta & Ariel Wizman, Sept. 28 2017 @ Alliance Française

Date and time: Thu. 28th Sept. at 6.30pm
Venue: Alliance Française

Title: Black Dandy, a political beauty. A documentary by Laurent Lunetta and Ariel Wizman. Distributed by Canal Plus

Black Dandy explores “black dandyism” from the days of the Trans-Atlantic slave trade to today’s masculine chic. It documents historic and contemporary scenes of popular and celebrity culture and everyday life where Black dandies, in the streets of Brooklyn, Johannesburg, London and Paris, are redefining the landscape of ‘black dandyism’ as a blend of detachment and strength, nonchalance and control.


September 26, 2017 at 11:43 am Leave a comment

Korean Film Festival 2017, Jun. 6-9 2017 @ Alliance Française Auditorium

Dates: June 6 – 9, 2017
Venue: Alliance Française Auditorium
Time: 5 & 7:30 pm
Free Entry

The Embassy of the Republic of Korea presents the annual Korean Film Festival from 6 to 9 June at the Alliance Française. Korean Cinema has seen a spectacular boom in recent years. The Festival will open with the film ‘Train to Busan’ which premièred at the Cannes Film Festival in 2016. This live-action film by independent animator Yeon Sang-ho is about a zombie outbreak on a high-speed train. It topped the yearly box office (11.6 million admissions), and made a particular impression abroad.

For detailed schedule of the 2017 Korean Film Festival, click here.


June 2, 2017 at 9:20 am Leave a comment

Screenings: European Film Festival 2017 (Extended), Until Jun. 2 2017 @ MJ Centre

Dates: May 29-31 & June 2, 2017
Venue: Michael Joseph Centre, Safaricom House (northern side of Waiyaki Way, near Muguga Green)
Time: 5.30 & 7.30 pm
Entry: Free

Week 3 – at the Michael Joseph Centre, Safaricom House
29 May 17.30 Moje córki krowy – These Daughters of Mine (comedy 16), Poland
29 May 19.30 Notes on Blindness (documentary PG), United Kingdom
30 May 17:30 L’Oriana (drama 16), Italy
30 May 19:30 Les Chavaliers Blancs – The White Knights (drama PG), France
31 May 17:30 Gatos não Têm Vertigens – Cats Don’t Get Vertigo (comedy 18), Portugal
31 May 19:30 Hotell – Hotel (drama 16), Sweden
2 June 17:30 Tokyo Fianceé – (comedy 18), Belgium
2 June 19:30 De Surprise – The Surprise (comedy PG), Netherlands

More information, here


May 26, 2017 at 10:16 am Leave a comment

Screening: Oriana Fallaci – (A Woman Never Silent), May 30 2017 @ Michael Joseph Centre – Safaricom House

2nd screening of ORIANA FALLACI, a woman never silent;

Date: May 30, 2017
Venue: Michael Joseph Centre, Safaricom House – Waiyaki Way
Time: 5.30 pm
Free Entry


May 25, 2017 at 5:07 pm Leave a comment

Israeli Film Festival – Sherekea, May 22-24 2017 @ Fox Theatre – Sarit Centre

Dates: Until May 24, 2017
Venue: Fox Theatre, Sarit Centre
Time: 3 pm – midnight
Entry: 1 ticket kes 300, Students kes 150.

Embassy of the State of Israel wishes to invite you for the screening of Israeli films from 22nd – 24th May, 2017, at the Fox Theatres, Sarit Centre.

The films, which are themed from love stories, drama, science fiction, just to mention a few, are a celebration of 50th anniversary of the unification of Jerusalem.

The Directors of some of the films to be showcased will be available for master classes, interactions and networks.

All are invited to attend and enjoy. Get your tickets from


May 22, 2017 at 2:47 pm 1 comment

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