Ramsey Noah, Juliet Ibrahim, Gideon Okeke Actors heading to Cameroon for CAMIFF 2016

CAMIFF 2016 is holding its first edition and is already proving to be the event every film maker in Africa is looking forward to attend thanks to an enriching six-day program to entertain and train movie makers.

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Cameroon will play host to some of Africa's biggest stars like Ramsey Noah, Gideon Okeke, Richard Mofe Damijo, Juliet Ibrahim and Fred Amata, ahead of the 2016 Cameroon International Film Festival (CAMIFF) to hold in April.

Ramseh Noah, Nathalie Koah, Agbor Gilbert at CAMIFF nominee party in Buea, Cameroon play

Ramseh Noah, Nathalie Koah, Agbor Gilbert at CAMIFF nominee party in Buea, Cameroon

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CAMIFF 2016 is holding its first edition and is already proving to be the event every film maker in Africa is looking forward to attend thanks to an enriching six-day program to entertain and train movie makers and fans across the continent.

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Agbor Gilbert, founder of CAMIFF play

Agbor Gilbert, founder of CAMIFF

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"We are very excited to be doing this [film festival] now," Agbor Gilbert, founder of CAMIFF tells DCODED TV.

"CAMIFF is to give an opportunity for English-speaking Cameroonian film makers, to sell their movies without stress and allow the Francophones to also introduce their films to buyers from across the world." he adds.

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play Ramseh Noah attends CAMIFF press conference in Buea, Cameroon (Edennewspaper)

 

Abgor also emphasize the fact that the film festival could encourage employment within the six-day span of the event.

"With the festival holding in this town [Buea], there will be employment for a lot of people. Hotels will make money, restaurants will make money, call box [phone call business] will make money and we could even have a foreign film maker collaborate with our local film makers to do co-production and expand distribution," he continued.

CAMIFF is scheduled to hold in Buea, South West Region from April 25 - 30.

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