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



Meet Our 2021 Jury

Our annual Short Film Competition returns for the fourteenth year, showcasing the work of emerging filmmakers from across the continent and the diaspora. This year's shortlist was selected from over 6…

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The Soaring Legend of Philippe Lacôte's "Night of the Kings"

By Grace Coletta Feinmann

Philippe Lacôte’s The Night of the Kings (La Nuit des Rois) unravels with the urgency of anarchic survival and mythic ties. Cuffed to the back of truck and driven into a cal…

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AiM Announces Poetry World Premieres, 2021 Short Film Jury & Competition Finalists


Monday 30 August 2021, Glasgow. Africa in Motion Film Festival (AiM) is delighted to announce three world premieres as part of the 2021 festival edition. The festival has commissioned new poetry fr…

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Interview with activist and 'Amussu' producer Naima Ouchtoubane

Co-curators Finn Daniels-Yeomans and Carmen Thompson interview Naima OUCHTOUBANE about documentary Amussu, a collaborative film project about the protest movement in Imider, Morocco, whose villagers a…

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Watch "Night of the Kings" with our AiM discount

Night of the Kings / Côte d'Ivoire / 2020 / 93 min / French, Dioula, Nouchi
When a young man is incarcerated in Côte d’Ivoire’s largest prison, La MACA, he finds himself entering a world as dangerous …

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