FTN- Film Development Program  

برنامج تطوير الأفلام

Programu ya Maendeleo ya Filamu

The Program



A film development program that aim to strengthen the connections and co-productions between Northern and Eastern Africa. The program offers eight directors / Writers, the opportunity to develop their feature films (documentary or fiction), with the help and supervision of our mentors, as well as offering one to one meetings with potential local and international producers, partners and financiers. 

Meet the Projects


How to Take Part?

Application Requirements

  • 1 page synopsis.   

  • 8-10 pages Treatment. 

  • 1-2 pages letter of intent

  • Biography of the applicant 

  • Filmography ( with Links )

  • 3 min video pitch

Eligible countries:

Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Somalia, Eritrea, Burundi, South Sudan, Djibouti, Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia.

The application period is open every year from March to April. ​

Applications are currently closed