The TalentX Africa Film Fund

Talent Exchange and Infrastructure (TalentX), is pleased to announce that the call for Production cycle 1 funding applications for the 2021 is now open.

Individuals, companies and organisations may submit funding applications for production and post-production funding.

Opening date for submissions – 7 May 2021

Closing date for submissions – 30 May 2021, at Midnight WAT

Fund recipients announced – 15 August 2021

Applicants are required to register and complete the online application.


Eligible projects

  1. Feature length Films
  2. Series/Web Series.
  3. Animated films or series
  4. Documentaries


Eligibility criteria

The Afro Film Fund is open to individuals, companies, organisations and co-production teams whose Lead Applicant satisfies the following criteria:

    • above the age of 18 years; and
    • Either a
      • Nigerian Citizen,
      • Permanent Resident,
      • Refugee;
      • Nigerian Company (geographically-based in Nigeria),
      • part of a co-production team having at least 50% control of the production.


  • Late submissions will not be considered.
  • Incomplete submissions will not be considered.
  • Projects that do not have developed scripts will not be considered.