Intenational Partners

United Broadcast Facilities

UBF United Broadcast Facilities is the biggest facilitator of audiovisual productions in the Netherlands. UBF is supporting Kilimanjaro Film Institute as part of a corporate social responsibility programme.

They have donated training and equipment to the Institute. Twice a year United gives its employees the chance to share their knowledge with youth in Tanzania. These experts has the chance to empower our motivated youth the talent but not the means to explore it.


As the second-largest independent production company in the Netherlands, IDTV is at the forefront of developing and producing (sponsored and non-sponsored) TV programs, films, documentaries, special events, websites and promotional campaigns.

Twice a year IDTV gives its employees the chance to share their knowledge with Tanzania youth: several employees come to Tanzania to give a training at KFI in different aspects of film making.


The Utrecht School of the Arts

Utrecht School of Arts offers preparatory courses, bachelor and master’s programmes and research degrees in fine art, design, music, theatre, media, games and interaction and arts management.

It is one of the largest art and culture-oriented institutes in Europe. Twice a year four HKU students stay at KFI for three months in a row and share their knowledge, experience and passion with KFI staff and students.


Butterfly Works

Butterfly Works is a do-tank which combines design with finding sustainable answers to international social issues. Among their impressive portfolio is NairoBits, a digital Design School in Nairobi, Kenya.

Nairobits trains disadvantaged youth in computer skills and web design. It also trains them in life-skills and entrepreneurship. NairoBits partners with KFI in various ways including life-skill training and management. The concept of the film institute (KFI) is quite similar to NairoBits.


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