The 2017 Jozi Film Festival (JFF) will kick off on September 21, and end on September 24, 2017. The event will hold at the Rosebank Mall Cinema Nouveau and The Bioscope in Moboneng. The festival will open with the top 10 films selected in the Discovery Channel Don’t Stop Wondering competition.
The competition called for African filmmakers to submit a two to five-minute film that showcased and celebrated unique African stories whilst capturing Disovery’s ethos of speaking curiosity.
The winner of the Don’t Stop Wondering competition will get a cash prize of $5000 from Discovery Channel. The winning filmmaker will be announced on September 24, 2017, at the Jozi Film Festival Awards. The event will be hosted by comedian John Vilsmas at The Sheds, 1 Fox Precinct in the Johannesburg CBD.