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Wildscreen Festival Tanzania Filmmaker Case Studies: Jigar Ganatra

In the first in a series of Tanzanian filmmaker case studies, we meet Jigar Ganatra, Co-founder and Chair of AFRISOS.

Tanzania: The next generation of wildlife filmmaking talent

Why Tanzania is one of the world’s richest sources of untapped potential when it comes to wildlife filmmaking.

BBC Studios Natural History Unit Announced As Headline Sponsor for Wildscreen Festival 2024

The broadcaster is lending its support to the world’s biggest wildlife film festival.

Festival Passes Now on Sale

After two years of virtual events, we are proud to once again convene the largest global gathering of natural world storytellers in the heart of Bristol for a unique hybrid event. Join our community for a jam-packed programme of exclusive film screenings, keynote speeches and face-to-face networking between 10-14 October 2022 to celebrate Wildscreen Festival.

Established in 1982 to celebrate the best in the craft of natural world storytelling, Wildscreen Festival continues to bring together our community of scientists, filmmakers, photographers and broadcasters to this day. In our almost 40-year history, the festival has served as a global marketplace, opportunity for the sharing of innovative ideas, launchpad for award-winning talent and foundation for new partnerships and collaboration for thousands. 

Tailor your experience of Wildscreen Festival with our brand new hybrid ticket options. Choose to join us online using our intuitive virtual platform, or for the live series of events in venues across our home city of Bristol. 

Everyone is welcome as we aim to encourage as many people as possible to experience the natural world, feel part of it and inspired to protect it. Tickets for the Festival will go on sale on Tuesday 22nd March 2022 with 48 hour priority access to Wildscreen Network members. Super Early Bird Passes will be available for the general public from 9am (GMT) on Thursday 24th March. 

Don’t miss out – these passes will save you 30% off your full hybrid pass and are in limited supply, with only 100 available. Visit our ticket page to find out more.