Tanzania · June 6 - 7 2024

Wildscreen Festival Tanzania 2024

Celebrating and elevating the African filmmaking industry

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Overview

Join us for a new, stand-alone two-day Wildscreen Festival in Tanzania, one of the most actively filmed parts of the natural world. Building on the success of the Wildscreen Festival Nairobi 2023 and with support from BBC Studios Natural History Unit, we're proud to be hosting a new mini festival in Tanzania in partnership with AFRISOS, highlighting the importance of Tanzania and its storytellers, and cementing its position as a top wildlife filming destination in Africa. The programme will speak to our four content pillars: Craft, Business, Talent and Impact. Book your tickets today and join us for a packed two-day programme full of headline speakers, panel sessions, networking and film screenings. Tickets: Full Festival Pass = £55 Concession Festival Pass = £28 Please note that prices are based on your IP address and will be converted from GBP depending on geographical location. Venue: Mount Meru Hotel, Arusha Date: Thursday 06 June - Friday 07 June 2024 You can add a return bus ticket via the booking site too! Departing Nairobi on Weds 5th June at 14:00, arriving in Aursha later that day. Return to Nairobi will depart at 08:00 on Saturday 8th June. Cost is £33 for a return ticket

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Programme

Check out our programme for Wildscreen Festival Tanzania via this link!

What's included

What's Included

Full Access to Wildscreen Festival Tanzania 06 June - 07 June 2024

Screenings

Networking Opportunities

Free online attendance to Wildscreen Festival 2024 (worth £135) for African attendees

Lunch with Soft Drinks

Tea and coffee breaks with snacks

Meet The Speakers

Jigar Ganatra

Jigar Ganatra

Erica Rugabandana

Erica Rugabandana

Nakaaya Sumari

Nakaaya Sumari

Faith Musembi

Faith Musembi

Anwar Mamon

Anwar Mamon

Caroline Cox

Caroline Cox

Sreya Biswas

Sreya Biswas

Gavin Boyland

Gavin Boyland

Manu Akatsa

Manu Akatsa

Wickliffe Odera

Wickliffe Odera

Etienne Oliff

Etienne Oliff

Dr Harry Fonesca Williams

Dr Harry Fonesca Williams

John Wasonga

John Wasonga

Catherine Enane

Catherine Enane

Jane Wynyard

Jane Wynyard

Add Ons

Return bus travel from Nairobi, Kenya

Deaprture 5th June, 14:00 - Return 8th June, 08:00

FROM$43.07/pp

Accommodation Options

Mount Meru Hotel Arusha

Mount Meru Hotel Arusha

Wildscreen Tanzania Festival Venue

Room Type & Rate for B/B 

Standard Room Single $150

Executive Room Single $180

Junior Suite Single $310

Executive Suite Single $395

Presidential SuiteSingle $510

 For a double a supplement of $30 applies

Website: www.mountmeruhotel.co.tz


Gran Melia Arusha

Gran Melia Arusha

Room Type & Cost B/B

Standard Single Room - $372

Standard Double Room - $383

Walk time to Venue: 15 mins

Taxi Time: 3 mins

Website: www.melia.com

Check out the full list!

Check out the full list!

See the full list of accommodation options in Arusha including budget options here.

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FAQs

Wildscreen Festival Tanzania will be held over 2 days, from 06 – 07 June.

You can book a shuttle to Nairobi via our booking page! This will be leaving Nairobi on Wednesday 5th June at 14:00, the return to Nairobi will be on Saturday 8th June at 08:00. 

The return journey costs roughly £32 ($41) per person.

Full details to come once you've booked your space!

If you wish to travel at different times, please check out our list of coach recommendations that take you close to the venue here. 

Requests to transfer your ticket to an alternative person must be made in writing to hello@wildscreen.org.uk by the 30th May 2024. Such requests shall be approved or denied by Wildscreen in its sole discretion and a fee may be charged.

Yes, we will be offering a number of bursary places which will be open to African storytellers born and living in Africa.

To be notified when these are announced, make sure to sign up to our newsletter, follow us on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook.

No, tickets must be purchased in advance due to health and safety and materials provisions.

Once purchased or booked, tickets cannot be refunded or returned unless the event / screening is cancelled, moved to another date.

During the standard ticket pricing period, a special concession rate will be available at a massive 50% discount from the full pass price, to welcome an even wider audience to our Festival.

You are eligible for this rate if you fall under one of these categories:

· Under 25 years old

· Student in full-time education

· 65 years old or over

· Unemployed (for UK delegates, this is available only to those in receipt of Job Seekers Allowance and Employment Support Allowance)

· Residents of LDC countries (a full list be found here)

Please be prepared to provide proof of eligibility if requested. If you are unsure, please email the team at hello@wildscreen.org.uk.

Everyone is welcome at Wildscreen Festival. Our team is striving to make sure our event is as accessible and inclusive as possible. More information to follow.

Check out our list of recommended accommodation or select from this list of accommodation options in Arusha town.



Yes, we love welcoming volunteers, and believe it is a great experience for all involved. We will advertise volunteer roles, covering a wide range of duties, closer to the event. All applicants must be available for work from Thursday 6th June to Friday 7th June.  

Attendees residing in African Countries receive a complimentary Virtual Ticket (worth £135) to Wildscreen Festival 2024.

Post-event all eligible attendees will be sent a booking code to access their complimentary virtual tickets.

Please note: The ticket is not transferable and can only be redeemed by the attendee, it is not valid to ticket holders who fail to attend Wildscreen Festival Tanzania. 

You should be aware that you may be photographed or filmed at times throughout the event and the recordings may be distributed.

Visitors must be aged 18 or over to attend Wildscreen Events. We reserve the right to seek confirmation of age if we consider it necessary and you agree to provide such proof of identity and age as we consider reasonably necessary from time to time.

Registration includes important Delegate Updates which we will send you via email as well as subscription to our year-round e-news. Delegate updates contain vital information about accessing the Festival in Tanzania. Should you not wish to receive this information, or our year-round e-news, please click on unsubscribe at the bottom of the last email received. We will never share your email or personal details with anyone else without your consent.

We will always respect your privacy and any personal communication between you and ourselves.

If you can't find the answer on our FAQ, don’t hesitate to ask us.

Wildscreen Festival Tanzania 2024

Tanzania · June 6 - 7 2024 · 1 night

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