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Wednesday 7th November : 


  • OPENING NIGHT – from 6pm to 9.30pm
  • 6 pm – French and Japanese cocktail OFFICIAL OPENING CEREMONY
  • 7 pm – Screenings 



“Choices”  2018 ~ 4 MIN ~ DRAMA ~  STEPHEN S. IOSUN ~ NIGERIA


Becky a young lady in her mid-twenties walks by a fashion boutique. She pauses as she notices one of the pretty dresses which catches her attention.



Long Way North – 2015 ~ 1H 21MIN ~ ACTION , ADVENTURE ~ RÉMI CHAYÉ ~ FRANCE



In 1882, a young Russian aristocrat goes on an epic adventure to find out what happened to her grandfather and save her family’s reputation.


Winner of the 2015 Annecy International Animated Film Festival Audience Award, 2016 Tokyo Anime Award Grand Prize & 7 others nominations




Thursday 8th November – FRENCH-JAPANESE NIGHT


  • Doors Open at 6pm with welcoming snacks – Screening starts at 6.30pm


Clever Spider and the Colossus Man 2018 ~ 10MIN ~ FOLKTALE ~ SULEIMAN SURAJO ~ NIGERIA


Gizo da Basamude (Clever Spider and the Colossus man) is based on African oral folklore, it tells the tale of a colossus Egyptian that came to Hausa land and challenge the people with an impossible task, he was however taken aback by a little clever spider ‘Gizo’ who boastfully takes up the challenge.


The Red Turtle – 2016 ~ 1H20MIN ~ FANTASY ~ MICHAEL DUDOK DE WIT ~ FRANCE & JAPAN



A man is shipwrecked on a deserted island and encounters a red turtle, which changes his life.


Nominated for 2017 Best Animated Feature Film Oscar & Another 12 wins & 32 nominations




Friday 9th November – CLOSING NIGHT

  • Doors Open at 6pm with welcoming snacks – Screening starts at 6.30pm

Mama G 2018 ~ 4min ~ COMEDY, DRAMA Mokwe Ebube & Ndubisi Nnamani ~ Nigeria

Mama G is a superhero woman who fights for the right of women. She lives a normal life with her daughter Sandy, who knows nothing about her abilities.

© Castle in the Sky (Tenku no Shiro Laputa) / 1986 Studio Ghibli

© Castle in the Sky (Tenku no Shiro Laputa) / 1986 Studio Ghibli

Castle in the Sky – 1986 ~ 2H04MIN ~ AVENTURE ~ HAYAO MIYAZAKI ~ JAPAN

The pirates and the government agent both seek the same thing: the secret of a magic levitation stone which Sheeta wears around her neck. The stone is the key that will unlock the secret of the hidden city of Laputa, a floating island in the sky created by a mysterious race of people who long ago disappeared from the planet.