Africa World Documentary Festival (Nigeria)
Starts: Thursday, 19 March, 2015 12:00am
Ends: Thursday, 19 March, 2015 03:00am
Poverty, Inc. is an Official Selection in this year's Africa World Documentary Film Festival (AWDFF), a traveling festival tour sponsored by the E. Desmond Lee Professorship in African/African American Studies, Studies International studies and Program, and University of Missouri-St. Louis.
The AWDFF has as its objective the promotion of knowledge and culture of the people of Africa, in a Pan-African context.
In promotion of the Pan African context, public viewings of submission accepted by AWDFF shall also occur in Africa, Europe and the Caribbean.
Though the AWDFF is non-competitive, prizes of $1,000 and $500 shall be awarded to two documentaries in Full-length and Short categories, respectively judged by the AWDFF committee as furthering understanding and contributing significantly to knowledge of the African World.