The launch of the 2018 Euro-Uganda Film Festival (EUFF) with its line-up of 21 diverse and acclaimed films was announced at a Press Conference at the European Union Delegation to Uganda on Wednesday 6th June.
The announcement was made by Ms Sandra Paesen, Chargé d'Affaire a.i. at the EU Delegation to Uganda, and Ms Fiona Inci, Director of the British Council, along with the involved EU Member States. From June 10th to 20th, the festival will celebrate the 4th edition this year, continuing to bring the best in new cinema to Kampala audiences with 11 European features and 10 Ugandan shorts films. Crucially, the EUFF also celebrates 2018 as the European Year of Cultural Heritage with cinema being an important feature of culture.
The festival will be hosted in multiple venues across Kampala, including community screenings which are aimed at taking cinema to a wider audience. The community screenings have been enhanced this year with the addition of celebrated film translator VJ Junior to help break the language and cultural barrier between Europe and Uganda, particularly for the children's films on show.
Entrance to the film screening is FREE! Join us.
See Festival schedule and programme below