About SFDP

SOME FINE DAY Pix is the continuation of the joint training initiative for African Filmmakers by ONE FINE DAY Films, Ginger Ink. Africa and DW Akademie, which ran from 2008 – 2020.

The continuous support by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development as well as the giz (Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH) is now fostering the digital education for filmmakers in East Africa within the framework of the registered NGO: SOME FINE DAY Pix.

Focusing on the three key fields of support for African Filmmakers, SOME FINE DAY Pix offers access to state of the art knowledge on filmmaking for various departments as well as a network to established filmmakers from all over the world.


is a webinar series for filmmakers from the East African region on film industry related topics concerning all departments and stages of the movie making process.


provides exclusive mentorship for Kenyan filmmakers in various departments for a handful of carefully selected participants. The participants will have the opportunity to pitch their projects to an international jury and receive a monetary award to produce their own short film.


The podcast series, that brings filmmakers and artists from across the globe together, talking about their unique and shared experiences. Tune in!

The Team

Sarika Hemi Lakhani

Managing Director

Verena Kurz

Project Coordinator

Sara Bökemeyer

Finance / Administration

Marie Steinmann


Tom Tykwer