The Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF), held from July 8-16, has organized its inaugural Film Schools Program, a competition for film school students to submit their work. The Film School Program will include: 12 short films by students; a screening of the selected films during ZIFF 217; and a Jury Prize for the winning film. Students who participate in the program at ZIFF will be able to take part in master classes, workshops, and meetings at the festival. The deadline for the Film Schools Program is June 1, 2017.