HIFA 2005 - What About You?
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GenreMusic, Film
Dates26 April - 1 May 2005
Location(s)Harare, Zimbabwe
Years active1999–present
Founded byManuel Bagorro

For HIFA editions in previous years, please see, the HIFA Index

2005 - What About You?

The 2005 edition of HIFA took place from the 26th of April to 1 May and was themed What About You?. According to HIFA, the theme was a "call to artistic action, to be positive and innovative, to not stand back in the wings but coming forward and being counted as an artist, revolves around the concept of personal responsibility, involvement, commitment and accountability."[1]

The programme featured local artists Afrika Revenge, Roki & Mafriq, Tumbuka Dance Company, Mbira dze Mutupo and Zexie Manatsa & The Green Arrows. International artists at HIFA 2005 included; Socca Moruakgomo, Antonio Forcione Quartet, Femi Kuti and Paulo Flores amoung others.


You can view or download the 2013 programme lineup here.

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  1. HIFA 2005 website on Mweb, Mweb, Retrieved:20 April 2014