AM – FM 2020

African Movie Festival In Manitoba

8th – 10th May

Our Team

Ben Akoh

BEN AKOH

Brenda Austin-Smith

BRENDA AUSTIN-SMITH

Aboubakar-Sanogo

ABOUBAKAR-SANOGO

Mbye Cham

MBYE CHAM

Onookome Okome

ONOOKOME OKOME

SHEILA PETTY

Hasanpreet Singh

HASANPREET SINGH

Contact

About the Festival

About

The African Movie Festival in Manitoba (AM-FM) is an annual spring event held in Winnipeg, Manitoba that showcases the best of African Cinema and that creates a platform for Afro-Canadian dialogue. AM-FM consist of movie screenings, interview sessions with directors/producers/actors, cocktail receptions, and cultural activities including dances, food and entertainment. Full feature movies, shorts and documentaries are screened in French and English from Nigeria, South Africa, Ethiopia, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Mali and other African countries.

AM-FM is organized by Manitoba African Film Festival Inc., a non-profit organization based in Winnipeg, Canada. The organization and festival is advised by a committee consisting of Dr. Sheila Petty (University of Regina), Dr. Aboubakar Sanogo (Carlton University), Dr. Brenda Austin-Smith (University of Manitoba), Dr. Onookome Okome (University of Alberta), and Dr. Mbaye Cham (Howard University).