Competitiveness of African film markets is affected by multifaceted challenges and constraining financial, technological, political and legal environments. Local incentive systems to encourage filmmakers and the film industry are almost non-existent. The cultural and economical importance of cinema is not fully recognized.
This year’s edition of CNIFF forum presents EthioCinema - a model of collaborative investment in cinema.
EthioCinema is one solution among many to revitalize local film industries. Studies and implementation strategies of the EthioCinema model will be discussed at the forum.