Sydney South African Film Festival

The Sydney South African Film Festival and Education without Borders

The SSAFF is established to raise funds for Education without Borders (EwB), a foundation for providing after school Education and Mentorship, operating in disadvantaged communities in South Africa since 2002.

More about EwB can be seen here. Or contact di@ssaff.org.au

The Sydney South African Film Festival is a not-for-profit event dedicated to celebrating the best of South African film. We include experiences and extra events surrounding each film to offer a more immersive quality of engagement with the festival. The festival is organized by a team of volunteers who have a passion for South Africa and the arts.

Our inaugural festival was held May 2019

And this is our second Festival – now online and national

The SSAFF is part of South African Film Festivals operating in Vancouver and Toronto. Each of these are not for profit’s, showcasing South African films and raising money for Education without Borders.

Festival Directors are Di Singer and Claire Jankelson
Program Director: Ricky Human
Design & Tech team: Hannah Lane and Lucien Jankelson
Committee: close to 20 volunteers who have worked tirelessly

Our constant gratitude goes to our Partners: the Sponsors and Donors. We could not operate without them. Please read more about them here
If you would like to make a donation, please follow this link
If you would like to join our sponsors, please contact Claire on claire@ssaff.org.au

Endorsement from the South African High Commissioner