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October 9, 2018 @ 9:00 am - October 19, 2018 @ 10:00 pm

The 2018 edition of the Cape Town International Film Market and Festival will take place from the 9th to the 19th October at various venues across the iconic V & A Waterfront, the festival will welcome diverse and exciting attendees from all over the world.  Guided by the festival’s core vision of transforming the African film industry, through the three pillars of creation, collaboration, and celebration, the CTIFMF will incorporate a host of key initiatives and projects aimed at the local and Pan-African film industries as well as emerging and new audiences from Africa and beyond.

Festival screenings are open to the public and will run from 10 – 19 October at various cinemas within the V&A Waterfront, including free family-friendly films at the Amphitheatre. The CTIFMF would like to invite Cape Tonians to attend as many of these films as possible, with bookings on https://filmfestival.capetown/, and also attend the TWO FREE SCREENINGS taking place on the 13th and 14th of October at the V & A Amphitheatre from 13:30.

 The program is a cinematic feast with 120 world-class films on show to the public, festival delegates, and the jury.

For film professionals, an expanded and content-focused Market and Industry program will run from 10 – 13 October, aimed at inclusive and constructive engagements that foster the development of quality content and support the growth of a cohesive African film industry.

The festival will culminate in a prestigious gala awards dinner on Friday 19th October, recognizing the best work across some 14 categories including Best South African Feature Film and a new Audience Award.

Ticket sales open on 1 October.

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October 9, 2018 @ 9:00 am
October 19, 2018 @ 10:00 pm