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Africa, the cradle of rich and diverse cultures, has long been a source of inspiration for artists the world over. African cinema, in particular, shines for its creativity and ability to tell deep, meaningful stories that resonate beyond the continent’s borders. However, despite this undeniable potential, African cinema remains largely under-represented on the international scene.
This is where Afric’Art Progress comes in. Our association was created with a clear and passionate mission: to promote African cinema in all its forms, providing a platform and support for filmmakers, directors, actors and enthusiasts working to showcase African talent. We believe that cinema can be a powerful vehicle for social change, intercultural understanding and global dialogue.
Here are just some of the reasons why you should join us:
– Passionate commitment : Afric’Art Progress is made up of dedicated and passionate members who share a deep love for African cinema. By joining us, you become part of a warm and committed community.
– Networking opportunities: By becoming a member of our association, you’ll have the opportunity to meet talented African filmmakers, film industry experts and other enthusiasts. This can open important doors in the film world.
-Active participation: Afric’Art Progress offers many opportunities for active participation in film projects, cultural events and discussions on African film issues.
-Support for African artists: By joining us, you’ll help support African film projects financially and logistically, helping to bring out new talent and give visibility to essential creative voices.
-Broadening your horizons: By working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to learn more about Africa’s rich cultural diversity and help spread it around the world.
-Enriching Sharing of Ideas and Experiences: You’ll be able to take part in constructive exchanges, share your ideas, confront your experiences and questions with other members, creating a stimulating mutual learning environment.
-Powerful Collective Engagement: As a member, you’ll take part in collective actions that strengthen our impact and our ability to bring about meaningful change.
-Defending the interests of the industry: As a member, you will actively contribute to defending the interests of the African film industry, thereby promoting its development and sustainability.
Step 1: Get the membership form
You can obtain the membership form by downloading it from our website or requesting it by e-mail. Make sure you have a printed copy of the form to fill in.
Step 2: Fill in the application form
Take the time to fill in the membership form carefully, providing all the required information. Be sure to clearly indicate your contact details, including name, address, telephone number and e-mail address. Also be sure to specify whether you wish to join as an artist or as a structure.
Step 3: Prepare your payment
The annual membership fee for the year is €15.00 for artists and €50 for structures. Please prepare a check payable to Association Afric'Art Progress for this amount.
Step 4: Send your membership form
Once you've filled in the membership form and prepared your payment, send them to our association's postal address. Make sure that the postage is correct and that the cheque is enclosed with the form.
Your membership and support are invaluable to our association and the artists we support. By becoming a member, you are making a significant contribution to the promotion of African culture.
We thank you warmly for your commitment and generosity.
First of all, allow us to extend a warm welcome on behalf of the Afric'Art Progress association. We're delighted to see your interest in our cause and your desire to help promote African culture. Your willingness to join our team of volunteers is an important step in our mission, and we look forward to welcoming you to our committed family.
Afric'Art Progress is much more than a simple association: it's a passion, a shared vision of celebrating the cultural richness of Africa through art. Our aim is to highlight African artists, create spaces for cultural expression, and foster meaningful intercultural dialogue.
As an Afric'Art Progress volunteer, you'll play an essential role in achieving these goals.
There are many ways in which you can actively participate and make a difference within our association:
- Sharing professional skills: If you have skills in filmmaking, directing, production, promotion, distribution or other aspects of the film industry, we'd love to hear from you.
- Passion for African culture: If you're passionate about African culture, whether through music, dance, literature or other forms of artistic expression, your enthusiasm can help raise awareness of this cultural wealth among a wider audience.
- Event organization: You can help plan and execute film events, screenings, festivals, art exhibitions and conferences that highlight African cinema.
- Support for our artists: By collaborating with us, you can help support African artists by participating in the creation of new opportunities, facilitating the distribution of their work, or providing essential resources for their artistic development.
- Communication and awareness: If you have skills in communications, writing, marketing or social media, you can help spread the word about our association and raise public awareness of our mission.
- Creative projects: If you have ideas for film or artistic projects that you'd like to bring to fruition, our association can offer you a platform to realize them.