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StarTimes launches African online film festival

Thursday 30 May 2019 | 12:00 CET | News
StarTimes is launching the first edition of the Pan-African Online Film Festival (PAOFF). Running on mobile application StarTimes ON, PAOFF is a quarterly online film awards competition, and is open to all local professional film and music video producers. Startimes has set several awards to encourage African local online film creation. The new platform has a fan voting system for all videos that are qualified for the awards competition, which will include a favourite film ranking board, favourite short film ranking board, and favourite MV board. 

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Categories: Internet
Companies: StarTimes
Countries: Africa
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