Room 1, Suite 23
Templeton House
62 Templeton Street
G40 1DA

Africa in Motion (AiM) Film Festival
is a UK limited company (SC290337)
with charitable status in Scotland (SC043215).

About Africa in Motion




Staff Pick: Myriam Mouflih, Programme Coordinator

19 hours ago

I first saw Mostafa Derkaoui’s ‘De Quelques Evenments Sans Signification’ at Berlinale in February. People crowded into a small cinema to watch the film for the first time. The film had gained an almo...

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Staff Pick: Fiona Halliday, Volunteer Coordinator

5 days ago

I am most excited about the documentary Tchindas, which follows the life of Tchinda and her trans sisters as they prepare for a Carnival. Shot in Mindelo, the island of Sao Vicente, this documentary i...

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AiM 2019: LIVE

8 days ago

This year we have a host of unforgettable live events taking place across Edinburgh and Glasgow. From an Afrofuturist dance party to a restored classic with a brand new live score, get ready to experi...

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A New Wave of South African Cinema at AiM 2018

12 months ago

South African film scholar Lizelle Bisschoff reflects on the new wave of South African cinema on offer at AiM 2018Some have called it a new wave of South African cinema, and whatever you’d like to cal...

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Staff Pick: Wacera Kamonji, Marketing Coordinator

12 months ago

Supa Modo a Kenyan film by Likarion Wainaina, follows a young girl battling a terminal illness, who finds comfort and strength through a super hero alter ego she creates inspired by the action films t...

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