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



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STAFF PICK: Justine, Festival Producer

4 days ago

This year marks the centenary of not one South African icon, but two. The legacy of Nelson Mandela is known all over the world, however this year we are also remembering the ‘mother of the nation’ – A...

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I Still HIde to Smoke

STAFF PICK: Myriam, Programme Assistant

6 days ago

I found it so difficult to choose a staff pick as this year’s programme is jam packed with a huge array of amazing films. À mon âge, je me cache encore pour fumer (I Still Hide To Smoke) was one of th...

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Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) announce new directorship

18 days ago

We are delighted that one of our partner festivals, the Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF), have appointed new directors for their 22nd edition, influential South African film duo Faith Isiak...

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Africa in Motion 2018 programme launch!

29 days ago

Africa in Motion is Scotland’s major annual celebration of African cinema, and is delighted to return for the 13th year to bring audiences in Edinburgh and Glasgow a wide variety of creative stories f...

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Tentative Thoughts on Metalepsis in Black by Finn Daniels-Yeomans

12 months ago

Finn Daniels-Yeomans is sharing some tentative thoughts regarding Aryan Kaganof’s difficult yet vital documentary about Fallism in contemporary South Africa, Metalepsis in Black. Metalepsis in Black –...

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