Ugu Film Festival

Ugu Film Festival
P O BOX 122
NQABENI, South Africa

Tel: 0710985661
Fax: 0862037144

2018, Accepting submissions
Submission deadline: Fri 25th May 18
Thu 13th Sep to Sun 16th Sep

2017, Finished
Thu 14th Sep to Sun 17th Sep

Festival Overview

This is the first festival in South Africa that goes beyond artistic films, accommodating all kind of genres i.e. action, sci-fi etc. We believe that emerging and experienced film makers deserved equal rights to showcase their talent; therefore, this festival is initiated as a platform to give new film makers from KZN/Africa/ all over the world a chance to showcase their films worldwide, while promoting the work of the experienced film makers


The event had been giving award to outstanding film makers or films. The ff awards are given each year: Best Director, Best Actor/Actress, Best Action Film, Best Documentary, Best Short Film, Best Fiction.


Action Animation Art-house Black Black Comedy Comedy Drama Fantasy Horror Religious Science Fiction Short Student Thriller War Western

Known festival contacts Contacts
Senzo Zindela
Recent Festival News News
1st Mar 2017 Call For Submission 2017
11th Oct 2015 It was an experience!
11th Oct 2015 What an Experienice!
11th Oct 2015 UGUFF HISTORY
18th Mar 2015 Distributors Confirmed


Open to the public


All films regardless of genre are welcome


We only accept DVDs screener.


There are no entry fees associated with this festival

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