Sisi Film Lab

Written by Sisi Film Lab team Sisi Film Lab is a film training initiative that happens in five districts of Uganda, and is run by Sisi Film Collective, a non-profit platform for Ugandan filmmakers to network and collaborate. The Kampala edition of the lab, supported by GZK/UGCS and The DOEN Foundation, is scheduled to run…

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: AWT INFORMATIVE SEMINAR, 3RD EDITION

We are excited to partner with The African Writers Trust to bring to life the third edition of the African Writers Trust Informative Seminar. Join us to explore “Self Publishing: What You Need to Know.” Below are the necessary details: Seminar Description African Writers Trust will hold the 3rd Edition of its popular Informative Seminar series…

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BECAUSE OF HER ANNUAL ‘WOMEN’S HISTORY EXHIBIT’ 2024

Written by Because of Her team Started in 2022, the Annual Because of Her Women’s Exhibit seeks to preserve the rich history of Ugandan women and celebrate their amazing work. The exhibit also aims to educate the public about the lives of these women and what it took for them to make a change as…

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Kasala: The Poetry of Placement

Written by Loic Ekinga & Elijah Bwojji Seven poets gathered to explore the Kasala poetic form in a three-week workshop with the Goethe Zentrum Kampala/Ugandan German Cultural Society. The workshop aimed to explore a traditional genre of oral praise poetry originating from the Congo region. The Kasala as it is known in the Luba tribe…

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Docs Day: Dr Lilian Mary Nabulime, Creative Genius by Arch Africa 

On Friday 12th April 2024, we convened in the GZK basement to witness the compelling second episode, Dr Lilian Mary Nabulime,Creative Genius of the Matriarchs pilot season, a production by Arch Africa, a platform that empowers women to actualize their purpose through content, coaching and community.  The Matriarchs pilot season was/is aimed to pay homage…

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Open Call: Photographer & Videographer

Goethe-Zentrum Kampala/Ugandan German Cultural Society and Alliance Francaise Kampala are embarking on the Moving Identities Film Tour. We will be in four districts for four weekends in June where we plan to hold one day workshops and film screenings.  We shall need an experienced photographer & videographer to capture the festivities. Here is the scope…

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Open Call: Ngalabi Graphic Designer

Goethe-Zentrum Kampala/Ugandan German Cultural Society is a cultural institution that promotes art and culture. With the numerous cultural events we organised throughout the year, we are always in need of creative artwork that showcases the incredible work that we do. The graphic designer’s scope of work involves creating eye-catching artwork that is fun, innovative and…

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APRIL CULTURAL PROGRAM

 ⭐⭐ Join us for a month of captivating events! 🎬Docs DayArch Africa spotlights The Creative Genius, Dr Lilian Mary Nabulime, a well-established contemporary Sculptor who uses art as a medium of sensitization and literacy about HIV/AIDS.Date: Friday, 12th April 2024Time: 5:00 pmFree EntryVenue: GZK Basement 🎙Kasala Poetry Watch PartyKasala: The poetry of placement. Seven poets examine their…

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What It Means To Be A Woman Creative in Uganda

In honour of Women’s History Month, Goethe-Zentrum Kampala/Ugandan German Cultural Society (GZK/UGCS) hosted a captivating panel discussion under the theme “What it means to be a woman creative in Uganda.” This insightful event aimed to illuminate the personal and illustrious journeys of women such as Lyn Bahati (Interior Designer & Founder, House of Ndinda), Fiona…

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Celebrating Cultural Journalism: Insights from Our Round-table Discussion

We embarked on a captivating journey into the heart of Ugandan media during our Cultural Journalism Round-table on February 27th 2024! Teaming up with Media Challenge Initiative and DW Akademie, we delved deep into the nexus of journalism and culture at the MCI Media Hub, Tirupati Mazima Rooftop. Our esteemed panel, led by moderator Andrew…

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