The LIPFF 2020 Call for entries is open from 1st March 2020 to 31st May 2020.

The focus for this year is “Changing the African Narrative” and we shall have workshops and Panel Discussions in line with this. We will be excited to have engaging discussions on how film can change the African Narrative in telling our stories, in our ways.

The festival will have various categories for submission: Feature films, Documentaries, Short Films, Animation, and Student Feature Films.

Kindly check the festival submissions page for guidelines

LIPFF Call for Entries 2


The Festival this year will have:

  • Screenings of Jury selected films,
  • panel discussions,
  • Film workshops,
  • Open Forums,
  • Exhibitions,
  • networking forums,
  • excursions and
  • Gala Awards Ceremony.



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LAKE INTERNATIONAL PANAFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL, focuses on films created in the African Language made by Africans (at least 50% of crew and cast must be Africans.)

2 thoughts on “LIPFF 2020 CALL FOR ENTRIES”

  1. Hi LIPFF,
    This is Mr Ndawula Steven a Ugandan movie producer and director of GRADE 7 GIRL.
    I aparently submitted the movie but they sent me a reminder that I didn’t complete the submission.
    I want to hear from you
    Kind regards
    Ndawula Stevie


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