Congratulations to all our nominees click below


The jury went through a thorough selection process. On our notifications from film freeway.

FINALIST: Your film is a nominee for an award in any of the categories in the festival.

NOT SELECTED: Implies your film did not make it to the nominees list because of one or more of the following:

  1. Your film met all regulations of the festival and it went through the two step jury selection process however it is not nominated for any awards.
  2. Your film meet festival standards, either it was not in African Languages by at least 70% or majority of the dialogue, Or it did not have subtitles,
  3. Your film was notdone by 50% of cast and Crew from Africa,
  4. Your film was a TV drama/series (we do not accept tv dramas or series),
  5. The quality of your film was low or highly pixelated.

We appreciate the growth in the amount and in the quality of Films in African Languages. To view the LIPFF 2020 nominees, kindly click on the link below

Click below….. LIPFF 2020 NOMINEES

We look forward to having you attend the Virtual Festival from the 4th to the 7th of November 2020.