Stuttgart (27.07.2020) - Robert Bosch Stiftung and Follow the Nile in partnership with Docubox, Sudan Film Factory, Carthage Film Festival, has announced 8 projects that will take part in Follow the Nile film development program in its first round.
Follow the Nile (FTN) is a film development program aiming to strengthen film co-productions and networks between East and North Africa and the Levant. FTN will invite and offer 8 projects the opportunity to develop their feature films, documentary and narrative with the help of our mentors and introduce them to the wide network of film makers and opportunities the foundation and its partners have.
Jury members from each partner organisation have evaluated 29 submitted projects in total and made a final selection of films.
The Jury Included:
Judy N. Kibinge - Docubox, Kenya
Peter Mudamba Mudamba - Docubox, Kenya
Lynda Belkhiria - Carthage Film Festival, Tunis
Talal Afifi - Sudan Film Factory, Sudan
Ayman Al Amir - Follow the Nile, Mentor
Murad Abu Eisheh - Follow the Nile
Participating projects for FTN 2nd cycle:
Medina Haka by Abraham Gezahagne - Ethiopia
Zomba by Angella Emurwon - Uganda
Tero Written by Mona Ombogo - Kenya
Goodbye Julia by Mohamed Kordofani - Sudan
The Call of the Wind by Neha Shah - Kenya
Tongue of the Spear by Patience Nitumwesiga - Uganda
Nairobi by Night by Timothy Mwaura Wambugu - Kenya
Fragile by Sally Abo Basha - Egypt