Cheptegei Documentary, Batanudde Photography Tops 2020 FICTS Festival

All is set for the 2020 Kampala International FICTS Festival.

The Chairman Organising Committee Dr. Dean Kibirige Dean has confirmed that the 14th Edition will be held starting on the 28th of September, 2020 for three days.

It has been said that the festival will be conducted following Covid 19 standard Operating Procedures at TAL Cottages Hotel Kampala Lubaga

The festival will feature screening of sports movies from all parts of the world for three days.

Dean Kibirige (middle)

The organisers have confirmed that the best productions will be awarded and will automatically qualify for the Grand Final in Milan.

At the Festival, a feature documentary of World Record breaker ‘Cheptegei’ produced by UBC’s Peter Mutabazi will be shown.

A Photo Exhibition will be held by a Senior Sports photojournalist John Batanudde under the theme “Off the Ground”.

During the same period vintage broadcast equipment that has been used to broadcast Sports since the inception of the oldest broadcasting institution in the country (UBC) will be exhibited.

Sports movies to watch out for are ‘Kampala Cycling Couriers’, a Jaja Film Production by Conrad Allebias & Jamillah Van der Hulst.

FUFA CEO Edgar Watson Suubi will grace the Opening Ceremony as Chief Guest while the Member of Parliament Hon. Johnson Muyanja Ssenyonga will grace the final and Award giving ceremony day of the event.



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