2021 Festival

The 2021 Cascade Festival of African Films will be held virtually from February 5 to March 10, 2021. The festival will remain free and open to the public, but films will be shown online. Check back here soon for more details and the list of films!


Learn more about the Cascade Festival of African Films:

Mission and History: The Cascade Festival of African Films is the longest runningĀ  annual, non-profit, non-commercial, largely volunteer-run African Film Festival in the United States.

Filmography: All the films shown at CFAF in the past. Includes festival posters, opening animations, and lists of directors who visited each year.

African Film Library Collection: Videos and DVDs purchased by the festival and accessible to students, faculty, staff and the public.

Frequently Asked Questions: Answers to all your festival questions.

Testimonials and Media Coverage: Past responses from filmmakers, attendees and media about the festival.

Resources: A list of African organizations in Portland and the Pacific Northwest region, a list of African film festivals around the world, and a list of recommended African literature.

Committee Members: The people who help make CFAF possible.