African International Documentary Festival Foundation

Promoting young talented, under-represented/under-discovered storytellers, journalists and documentary producers to a global prominence, while showcasing the continents rich cultural heritage and history

The African International Documentary Festival Foundation

The African International Documentary Festival Foundation (AFIDFF) is a premier organisation founded on the ideals of discovering and promoting young, talented, under privileged journalist and documentary producers to global prominence. AFIDFF strategically plans to inspire the creation and expansion of businesses in the areas of filmmaking and documentary across African communities to become social development influencers and catalysts to economic growth and sustainability in their local communities.


The Africa you don’t see

We are promoting good content and showcasing the African heritage

Vision Statement

Our vision is to be a global influence in great documentaries from Africans and Diaspora; to be Africa’s most dynamic festival involved in the promotion of good contents and film makers/storytellers.

Our Target Audience

The AFIDF is designed to target young talented, under-discovered, journalists and documentary producers who are yet to be recognized around the world. We aim to reach all who want to learn and enjoy great African culture.

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Objectives and Goals

The African International Documentary Festival has huge ambitions in creating a global platform for filmmakers in the area of objective documentary. We are poised with healthy contents from Africa and its connection to the Diaspora.

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Voice of The Dreamers

The Voice of the Dreamers is a social outreach campaign initiative carried out by the AFIDFF and global partners with its objective aimed at giving strength to the voices of the margins in Africa and the rest of the world.

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Eddy Mark

Bilal Salau

Dorcas Bello

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With the U.S Ambassador to Nigeria

It was a great evening on Tuesday 21st January 2020  with  the U.S Ambassador to Nigeria, Ms. Mary Beth Leonard at her residence on the invitation of American Music Concert[…]

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The AFIDFF Team Visit to US Embassy

The AFIDFF team  on 15th October, 2019 met with the leadership of the Cultural Affairs Section of the US Embassy and was received by Sterling D. Tilley Jr  to express[…]

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AFIDFF visits National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) Executive Director/ CEO

Today 12th September,2019. The AFIDFF team paid a courtesy visit to Dr. Faisal Shuaibu, Executive Director/CEO National Primary Health Care  Development  Agency (NPHCDA). The Director received the team with joy[…]

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