LEARNING, MAKING & TALKING African Film

Welcome to SOME FINE DAY Pix!  

LEARNING, MAKING & TALKING film – that’s what it is about! 

The SOME FINE DAY Pix Program is the continuation of the ONE FINE DAY FILMS Workshop series which was founded by One Fine Day Films, Ginger Ink Films Africa and DW Akademie in Nairobi, Kenya. 

SOME FINE DAY Pix provides digital state-of-the-art training opportunities for African filmmakers.

Our activities are conveyed in three sections

Learning

… is a webinar series for filmmakers from East Africa on current topics of the film industry. Expand existing knowledge and get inspired in the daily work life!

Making

… offers exclusive mentorship for Kenyan filmmakers. Selected participants will have the opportunity to receive tuition, funding and produce their own short film. Apply now!

Talking

… is a podcast series, that brings filmmakers and artists from across the globe together to talk about their unique and shared experiences. Tune in!

Open Registrations & Applications

  • Producing

    14.Mar. - 30.Jun. 2022

    Producing participants apply by illustrating their understanding of how a good producer may handle some of the challenges which can occur while working among an equal team of creatives. Selected participants will receive tuition and mentorship in producing a short film as well as insights into how the film business works.

    During the course of the program, the producers will be introduced to the participants of the directing & scriptwriting program and their short film scripts. Participants are then encouraged to team up to develop the short films further. Subsequently the teams present their short film projects to a distinguished jury, which will select three teams, each of which will be awarded with financial support of KES 2.000.000 to produce their respective short film.

    Apply Now
  • Directing

    14.Mar. - 30.Jun. 2022

    Show us your unique creative talent, endurance to complete a project and ability to lead a team. Selected participants will receive tuition and mentorship in how to bring a script to screen, to prepare for production and delivery. During the course of the program, the directors will be introduced to the participants of the producing & scriptwriting program and their short film scripts. Participants are then encouraged to team up to develop the short films further. Subsequently the teams present their short film projects to a distinguished jury, which will select three teams, each of which will be awarded with financial support of KES 2.000.000 to produce their respective short film.

    Apply Now

Coming Up

  • 02.Jan 2023

    Application open for Scriptwriting

    Scriptwriting participants apply with a short film project, which they want to develop further. Selected participants will receive tuition and mentorship to bring their short film projects ready for production.

    During the course of the program, the scriptwriters will present their short film scripts to fellow participants from other disciplines. Following this pitch, members of the scriptwriting, directing & producing departments form teams to develop the short films further.

    Subsequently the teams present their projects to a distinguished jury, which will select three teams, each of which will be awarded with financial support of KES 2.000.000 to produce their respective short film.

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