Director's Debut: Noella Luka
Events / 14th July 2021
Director's Debut: Noella Luka

This month, we were extremely honored to spend some time with Noella Luka, a documentary filmmaker and mental health advocate based in Nairobi. Noella...

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Softie heads to Zanzibar International film festival
Events / 12th July 2021
Softie heads to Zanzibar International film festival

From 21st to 25th July, all roads lead to the largest cultural event in East Africa, the Zanzibar International Film Festival.We are proud t...

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Part of the conversation: Climate Story Lab Africa
Events / 9th July 2021
Part of the conversation: Climate Story Lab Africa

From July 8th to 9th, LBx Africa was honored to be part of the Climate StroryLab Africa and add our voice to the conversation. It is very cr...

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Softie wins at One World Media Awards
Events / 18th June 2021
Softie wins at One World Media Awards

It felt amazing to have Softie be recognized by the One World Media Awards as the ‘Best Feature Documentary’ during the 33rd Award ce...

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Softie takes over Latin America
Events / 27th May 2021
Softie takes over Latin America

Softie was part of two major events in Latin America, the MUICA African Film Festival in Colombia and the International Human Rights Festival in Bueno...

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COME SUNRISE WE SHALL RULE GETS INTO DURBAN FILMMART
Events / 25th May 2021
COME SUNRISE WE SHALL RULE GETS INTO DURBAN FILMMART

Director Nyasha Kadandara and Producer Bramwel Iro are taking part in the Durban Filmmart 2021 finance forum.Nyasha's "Come Sunrise, We Shall Rule"&nb...

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Softie is a Peabody Awards nominee
Events / 5th May 2021
Softie is a Peabody Awards nominee

Softie is one of the films to make the list of 60 nominees for this year’s Peabody Awards. Out of 1300 submissions, the jury described the 60 fi...

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MATABELELAND GETS ACCEPTED INTO SHEFFIELD MEETMARKET
Events / 3rd May 2021
MATABELELAND GETS ACCEPTED INTO SHEFFIELD MEETMARKET

Political upheaval has left modern-day Zimbabwe stuck in time. But for Chris, Shari and Nokuthaba who call Matabeleland home, the possibility of movin...

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Softie long listed for the Own the World Media Awards
Events / 19th April 2021
Softie long listed for the Own the World Media Awards

Two Kenyan documentaries, Softie and I Am Samuel are among 10 feature films long listed for this year’s Own the World Media Awards 2021. Being ...

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What’s Eating My Mind gets HotDocs Blue Ice production grant
Events / 8th April 2021
What’s Eating My Mind gets HotDocs Blue Ice production grant

We got the most amazing news earlier this month! What’s Eating My Mind, a film by Noella Luka and produced by Sam Soko is one of 8 African films...

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