PAN AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL (PAFF) THE PANAFRICAN FILM & TELEVISION FESTIVAL FESPACO
The Panafrican Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou (Festival panafricain du cinéma et de la television de Ouagadougou or FESPACO) is a film festival in Burkina Faso held biennially in Ouagadougou, where the organization is based. It accepts for competition only films by African filmmakers and chiefly produced in Africa. FESPACO is scheduled in March of each year, two weeks after the last Saturday of February. Its opening night is held in the Stade du 04 August , the national stadium.
PAN AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL ( PAFF) LOS ANGELS 2015
A refreshing angle to the Pan African Film Festival (PAFF) In Los Angeles; a close encounter with Ayuko Babu the founder of the festival, and exciting interviews with Isaiah Washington and Nollywood big wigs. The potpourri of fun continues with sights and sounds of Igue Festival, while Ethiopian Airways pilots give Goge Africa crew safety tips on air travels.
PAN AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL HONOURED
After a month long business trip to Africa attending the largest black film festival in the world, the Pan African Festival of Cinema and Television (FESPACO) in Ouagadougou, Burtina Faso Ayuko Babu, Executive Director of PAFF along with Director of Programming Asantewa Olatunji returned to Los Angeles with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA). The AMAA held its ninth award ceremony on April 20, 2013 in Yenagoa, Nigeria, the Bayelsa state capital, honoring top films and performances from Africa and its Diaspora.