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Javed Jafferji, Founder of Fashion Week Zanzibar getting an award from Hon. Seif Sharif Hamad ZIFF Celebrity guest Mira Nair with Javed Jafferji at the HotSpot Bistro Truly Zanzibar Party
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Dear All
As our festival partner, Zanzibar International film Festival is over, we had great and exciting moments from the first day of film Festival. Each year, some of the most captivating and cutting-edge cinema from Africa and beyond is screened in venues across the island. From world-premiers to local shorts, its got it all, with a long history of showcasing the highest quality film from all over the world. Films were submitted based on a yearly theme – this year was ‘Season of Visions’ – and entered into various categories and competitions. The final night was an awards night, where the winning films were recognized and celebrated.

We had truly Zanzibar launch and ZIFF party, On the eve of Friday, June 28th Zanzibari designers Keeping their pieces simple, the designers added glamour by incorporating kanga, kitenge, trims, tassels, braiding, weaves and sequins in the Mtoni Palace Ruins.Participating Designers included Farouque Abdela, Adam, MAGO east Africa, Waiz Houston Shelukindo, Kihag, Upendo, Maskat De haan and Rizwan. Their collections were charming offering any young femme fatale would love to indulge in. The live music was from DCMA.

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Javed Jafferji, Founder of Fashion Week Zanzibar awarded at ZIFF Lover’s Island Film by Javed Jafferji Music by DCMA at Truly Zanzibar Party
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Our Director and Founder of Fashion Week Zanzibar and many other key players were awarded a certificate of appreciation by Hon. Seif Sharif Hamad the first vice president of Zanzibar at the launch of the festival for supporting and helping ZIFF for last 16 years.

Fashion Week Zanzibar also engaged in having a tea party with ZIFF Celebrity guest Mira Nair at the HotSpot Bistro. Mira Nair is an Indian film director, actor and producer based in New York. Her production company is Mirabai Films. Her most recent films include Vanity Fair with Reese Witherspoon, The Namesake. Amelia and the Reluctant Fundamentalist which had its African premiere this year at the Zanzibar International Film Festival.

Many of singers and M.C.s were dressed by Zanzibar fashion week. By adding glamour to the festival MCs and also we’re pretty sure you enjoyed the music performances after.

Last day of Ziff brought surprise to our founder Javed Jafefrji who’s production won three awards by ZUKU for Best actor Swahili movie: Bond bin Suleiman (Bobby in Lover’s Island), Best director Swahili movie: Bond Bin Suleiman (Lover’s Island) and Best Swahili featured film: Lover’s Island by Javed Jafferji.

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ZIFF participants awarded certificates of appreciation Chairman of ZIFF, Mahmoud T. Kombo giving a speech
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Fashion Week Zanzibar From October 25 -27, the Mtoni Palace Ruins will be the center of attraction for all fashionistas with the arrival of more than 25 designers, who will be presenting their exclusive designs and live audiences 400 + celebrity guests who are expected to attend.

For more information on designers, models, photos, show times and schedule please visit www.fashionweekzanzibar.com

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