Who We Are

The Addis International Film Festival is an annual event organized by Initiative Africa. It is a unique initiative seeking to use the power of documentaries and short films to support innovative ways of creating awareness of social issues 

What We Do

Achievement to date: 
* We completed nine successive annual events from 2007- 2015. 
* Participation in the organization of the film festival has grown from a modest 2 volunteers in 2007, to 30+ in 2015. 
* Showcasing many local filmmakers at the festival, thereby promoting their films and celebrating their unique documentary film content

Latest News


Opening Night, April 28,2017 to the 11th Edition of Addis International Film Festival (AIFF) is a DO NOT MISS EVENT.

“What once began as an idea continued as a tradition”