African Smartphone International Film Festival (ASIFF 2019) Theme; The Future Is Here

African Smartphone International Film Festival (ASIFF 2019) Theme; The Future Is Here

The African Smartphone International Film Festival (ASIFF) has closed submission for its 3rd annual edition, theme: The Future is Here ASIFF received a total 550...
The African Smartphone International Film Festival (ASIFF) has closed submission for its 3rd annual edition, theme: The Future is Here ASIFF received a total 550 films from 60 countries. The event will run from 6th – 8th December 2019 at the Magnificent Cinemas, Lagos Nigeria. ASIFF founder and executive director Michael Osheku said the 2019 edition is a special one and it is open for the public and industry delegates to experience the future of filmmaking and the cinema, the festival has a lineup of amazing African and International short films, feature films, documentaries, animations, web series and music videos...
African Smartphone International Film Festival Named Among World Best Smartphone Film Festival

African Smartphone International Film Festival Named Among World Best Smartphone Film Festival

The World's Best Smartphone Film Festivals June 14, 2019|In Festival|By Simon Horrocks The World’s Best Smartphone Film Festivals Tangerine director Sean Baker says he will...
The World's Best Smartphone Film Festivals June 14, 2019|In Festival|By Simon Horrocks The World’s Best Smartphone Film Festivals Tangerine director Sean Baker says he will never shoot a film on a digital camera. Except that Tangerine was shot on an iPhone. That’s because he sees smartphone filmmaking as a medium separate to other forms of digital shooting. He could be onto something, as there are more and more film festivals dedicated to films shot on smartphones. Meanwhile (as far as I know), there aren’t too many festivals specifically for DSLR-shot films, for example. In the last 10 years, a whole...
African Smartphone International Film Festival 2018 Award Winners

African Smartphone International Film Festival 2018 Award Winners

LIST OF ASIFF 2018 AWARD WINNERS Best Nigeria film– COLORS OF YESTERDAY  Directed by Oladipupo O’ Fresh Country: Nigeria Best African film– CHOCHA  Directed by...
LIST OF ASIFF 2018 AWARD WINNERS Best Nigeria film– COLORS OF YESTERDAY  Directed by Oladipupo O’ Fresh Country: Nigeria Best African film– CHOCHA  Directed by Sammy Mwaura Ngetich  Country: Kenya Best International film– YET ANOTHER CHAPTER  Directed by Kushal Mittal  Country: India Best Documentary (African)-BORN AND RAISED IN THE GHETTO  Directed by Johan Mottelson Country: Kenya Best Documentary (International)-THE DAY I WON  Directed by Leonor Suarez  Country: Spain Best Documentary (Nigeria)-HIDDEN EUPHORIA  Directed by Aderogba Adediji  Country: Nigeria Best Short film-LOST  Directed by Uyoyou Adia  Country: Nigeria  Best Director– KUSHAL MITTAL  Film:  Yet Another Chapter Country: India  Best Producer-VILMA KARTALSKA Film:Milk- Fit ...
Films Made With Smartphone Now Go To The Cinemas – Welcome To The Future Of Filmmaking.- Michael Osheku

Films Made With Smartphone Now Go To The Cinemas – Welcome To The Future Of Filmmaking.- Michael Osheku

On the 1st of April 2018, ASIFF opened entry for films shot or made with mobile device, be it short films, Feature films, documentaries, web videos,...
On the 1st of April 2018, ASIFF opened entry for films shot or made with mobile device, be it short films, Feature films, documentaries, web videos, animations, comedy skits, and inspiring photos to be submitted to the festival. The festival received over 1500 films shot with smarphone  and will screening over 200 films on the big screen, a dream come true for aspiring and low budget filmmakers. African Smartphone International Film Festival (ASIFF) organisers are pleased to invite all filmmakers, entertainers, creative industry stakeholders, movie lovers and smartphone users to the prestigious festival, which hold from 21-23rdDecember 2018. Venue: Pathfield Mall,...
Smartphone Filmmaking; The Future Is Here by Michael Osheku

Smartphone Filmmaking; The Future Is Here by Michael Osheku

ASIFF 2018 Smartphones are now considered one of the least expensive film equipment to be experimented by amateur and professional filmmakers. Which employ an innovative...
ASIFF 2018 Smartphones are now considered one of the least expensive film equipment to be experimented by amateur and professional filmmakers. Which employ an innovative use of low cost digital equipment, to make highly entertaining and thought provoking content. This style of filmmaking often requires minimum training and field experience to shoot, but its existence opens up a new way of making film with limitless potential. Independent film has already been changed forever by digital revolution. But if distribution is now in hands of the filmmaker, what is the use of festivals? In the past, a film festival existed to...

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