PANAFRICAN FESTIVAL BERLIN

PANAFRICAN FESTIVAL BERLIN

The Panafrican Festival Berlin celebrates, unites and shines a light upon the true diversity of the African continent and diaspora. The festival's second edition will take place from 14th October to 17th October 2021, with this year's theme being “Diversity as strength”.

The initiative is an open container for multidisciplinary content and multiple stakeholders are invited to represent their work, develop specific subjects and showcase their networks.

Music
AWA, DJ Juba, Aka Kelzz, DJ Pam Bam, Freak de l'Afrique, Heart Beats of Africa

Panels / Talks
Podcasts, Afro-Futurism, Let's Get Political, Critical Whiteness, Queer Pan-Africanism, Pan-Africanist Perspectives on the Music Industry

Videos
Tapis Rouge, Beyond Surf, I am Samuel, Portrait of a lone Farmer & further short films

Project Platform
Featuring Projects from AfroPolitan Berlin's Project Workshop You Got This! (such as Dogo Dash Card Game, Tegadalay, BOBA Cities, Niala Survival), Black in Tech Berlin & further tba

Performing Arts / Installations
Om'art Scéne, Paradise Garden Productions, Mucyo-Rwanda & Mosedia-Mali, Babá Murah & Candomblé Berlin

Literary / Books
Curated by Interkontinental eV (African Book Festival), Reading with Black Dads Germany



More info here: panafestberlin.com, @panafestberlin



MISSION

to take a modern approach to Pan-Africanism
to break stereotypes about Africa as just being one homogenous area
to shine a light on the African LGBTQIA + communities
to engage with African deaf and disability movements / activists
to highlight the true diversity of the African continent and diaspora
to connect and promote exchange between artists from, or related to, Africa and its diaspora
to promote feminism activism in and from Africa and its diaspora
to demonstrate unity through entertainment and community amid diversity
to encourage the creation of content by Africans, about Africa or related to Africa and its diaspora to improve the distribution, accessibility and viability of African artistic works

13. Okt. 2021

@Oyoun

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events

Invest in yourself

3. Dez. 2021

Invest in yourself

Impuls - Workshop

Carving Out Community

19. Dez. 2021

Carving Out Community

@Ballhaus Naunystrasse

Coccon

20. Nov. 2021

Coccon

Vea Studio

Carving Out Community

18. Dez. 2021

Carving Out Community

@Ballhaus Naunynstraße

#MMN Diaspora Women Meetup

24. Nov. 2021

#MMN Diaspora Women Meetup

@r0g_agency gGmbH

Carving Out Community

17. Dez. 2021

Carving Out Community

@Ballhaus Naunystrasse