Call for Ethiopian Filmmakers

Call for Ethiopian Filmmakers to meet with International Film Professionals

The International Emerging Talent Films Association (IEFTA) invites Ethiopian Filmmakers to apply for the chance to meet with Film Producers and Film Festival Directors from the United States and Europe.

12 Filmmakers will be selected to meet one-on-one with the professionals to discuss and receive advice on developing their current projects. Projects can be at any stage of development, from initial idea to post-production, and the projects can be short or feature length and either narrative or documentary. The meetings will take place in Addis Ababa between 15 – 17 December 2017.

To apply please submit the following information via email to info@iefta.org by 20 November 2017:

  • One-page project description featuring a log-line, a short synopsis, a long synopsis and the stage of project development
  • One-page biography and CV

All applications must be submitted in English. Applications received after 20 November will not be taken into consideration.

Finalists will be contacted by 1 December 2017 by IEFTA and collaborating partner, ACTION, to provide more information about the professionals and the meeting schedule for the finalists.