Media accreditation for SOTAMBE DFAF 2019 is NOW OPEN.

This year’s festival promises 8 days of film screenings, panel discussions, film workshops, exhibitions and press conferences from 21 – 29 September 2019.

All journalists and freelancers from respective media houses are invited to apply for accreditation in order to attend the festival.

Media accreditation is a free pass that will alow the journalist to cover the event and the additional programmes of the festival, make interviews with organisers and local and international special guests, attend press conferences and VIP events.

Please note the following information:

Traveling cost and accommodation are NOT provided for journalists
Media accreditation is NOT transferable and name changes need to be done in writing
Accredited media covering SOTAMBE DFAF are expected to attend press conferences and key festival events
Media accreditation may be revoked during the festival if media are found not to be attending key media events
For accreditation, please send an email to with the following information:

Name of the Media House
Email adrress
Number of journalists representing the Media House
Full Names of journalists representing the Media House
Contact details (phone number and email) for journalists representing the Media House.