Room 1, Suite 23
Templeton House
62 Templeton Street
G40 1DA

Africa in Motion (AiM) Film Festival
is a UK limited company (SC290337)
with charitable status in Scotland (SC043215).

About Africa in Motion



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AiM 2019: Meet The Curators


This year, for the 14th edition of Africa in Motion Film Festival, we have taken a collaborative approach to the curation of our programme. This approach comes from a recognition that everyone views f...

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Staff Pick: Stefanie Van de Peer, Curator


Battledream ChronicleThis animated feature film from the diaspora is an underappreciated master stroke. Alain Bidard, the director, imagines a future for Africans all over the world that looks back cr...

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Staff Pick: Myriam Mouflih, Programme Coordinator


I first saw Mostafa Derkaoui’s ‘De Quelques Evenments Sans Signification’ at Berlinale in February. People crowded into a small cinema to watch the film for the first time. The film had gained an almo...

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Staff Pick: Fiona Halliday, Volunteer Coordinator


I am most excited about the documentary Tchindas, which follows the life of Tchinda and her trans sisters as they prepare for a Carnival. Shot in Mindelo, the island of Sao Vicente, this documentary i...

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AiM 2019: LIVE


This year we have a host of unforgettable live events taking place across Edinburgh and Glasgow. From an Afrofuturist dance party to a restored classic with a brand new live score, get ready to experi...

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