About Cinema Society

Cinema Society of Zimbabwe (CSZ) was established to develop and promote a sustainable film industry in Zimbabwe through convergence of stakeholder groups, collaboration, provide capacity development, establish viable markets for Zimbabwean films and promote creative excellence.

Our Vision

To develop and promote a sustainable film industry

Our Mission

To establish and promote a sustainable film industry through collaboration of stakeholders and
promotion of production excellence.


CSZ is registered with the NACZ as a Promoter of Creative and Cultural Industries (Reg. No. T11191)

Our Core Values

Cinema Society of Zimbabwe understands the immense value of creative and cultural industries towards economic development, cultural preservation, edutainment and improved livelihoods of the stakeholders. As such, our core values are;

Key Programs

In order for the Cinema Society of Zimbabwe to achieve set objectives, the following are key programmes;

Tobela Nkwala aimed at producing rich documentaries celebrating Zimbabwean culture.

Paivepo Masterclass to provide training to youths to successfully venture into the business of film.

Thursday Film Club, a platform to show film and promote
conversations between audience and creators;

Zimbabwe Film Week, an annual film festival.

ZimFilmHub, film industry magazine.

Film and Television Awards, annual film industry awards.

Why join Cinema Society?

Establishing a viable film industry is a mammoth task that can only be achieved by working together.Join the Cinema Society of Zimbabwe to enjoy benefits such as;

Frequently Asked Questions

We have answered some of your questions below. If you can not find answers to your questions, kindly contact us and we can get back to you as fast as we can.

1How to join Cinema Society of Zimbabwe?

Kindly complete the on line form here and make payment at Cinema Society of Zimbabwe offices at Construction House in Harare.

2Is Cinema Society a government programme?

Cinema Society of Zimbabwe is a wholly independent not for profit, non governmental organisation. It works with the government of Zimbabwe.

3How much is CSZ Membership fees?
  1. Students/Aspiring filmmakers (3 USD)
  2. Established Filmmakers (10 USD)
  3. Affiliates Membership (30 USD)
4Do you issue ID Cards for members?

ID Cards are available upon payment of 5 USD per person.

5What form of payments do you accept?

Membership Fees can be paid for by either cash (USD/RTGS), mobile money (Ecocash) or bank transfer. We use the black market rate.

6What are the Cinema Society of Zimbabwe RTGS banking details?

Acc Name: Cinema Society

Acc. No. 3213-011472-001

Bank: NBS Bank

Branch: SSC

7Where are Cinema Society of Zimbabwe offices?
  1. Afrotopia / Enthuse Afrika, First Floor Construction House, 110 Leopold Takawira Street, HARARE. Phone: 0776 375 819
  2. Block Media House, 18430 Kirton Avenue Northend, BULAWAYO. Phone: 077 717 6324 or 077 101 3782

Contact us

Thank you for visiting the Cinema Society of Zimbabwe website. We look forward to hearing from you. We believe in you to make it happen. Lets join hands now.

  • Afrotopia / Enthuse Afrika
    First Floor Construction House
    110 Leopold Takawira Street
    HARARE, Zimbabwe
  • +263 776 375 819

    Our Legal Status

    Cinema Society of Zimbabwe is registered with National Arts Council of Zimbabwe and is recognized by the following institutions.
    Ministry of Youths, Sports, Arts and Recreation
    National Arts Council of Zimbabwe
    Zimbabwe Tourism Authority
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