Celebrated film producer Donald Ranvaud Constant Gardner (2005), City of God (2002) has joined a list of luminaries supporting the restoration of the Majestic Cinema in Stonetown, Zanzibar.
ZIFF are looking for support both locally and internationally in the effort to implement a proposal that would see the first cinema in East Africa re-developed and restored to its fomer glory.
Filmmaker Nick Broomfield (ZIFF's Chief Guest 2011), Danny Scheschter (US media analyst and film journalist), Donall McCusker (Producer Hurt Locker) and Paul Miller (Producer Prozac Nation) have all joined in to call for concerted efforts to save this magnificent building of historical importance to the whole world. Stonetown is a nominated UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Please lend us your support to restore The Majestic Cinema to it's former glory by posting your comments on ZIFF's Facebook page.