The Sudan Film Factory Association begins preparations to launch the seventh edition of the Sudan Independent Film Festival in Khartoum, which will be launched in the first quarter of 2023.
During the previous period, the associations conducted several activities, worked to support and produce many cinematic projects. The development and production stages were completed in the last quarter of 2022 for five short documentaries, and post-production operations began.
“A Butterfly Hug” is a project produced by Sudan Film Factory and directed by Sally Abubasha. The film won two awards from the Cairo Film Forum, which was organized by the Cairo International Film Festival in November 2022.
The long documentary directed by Ricardo Preve “From Sudan to Argentina“, a co production with Preve Films, begins its touring screenings at international festivals, and its first screening will be at the opening of the Virginia Film Festival.
As part of the screening series “A VANGUARD RETROSPECTIVE” evening: three events were organized in Khartoum. The event hosted directors Eltayib Mahdi, Suliman Muhammad Ibrahim, and Ibrahim Shaddad, where they presented their works and participated in panel discussions with the audience.