Cinelab Akademie Initiative

(For-profit organisation)

CineLab Akademie Initiative is a social enterprise which seeks to engage the youth through filmmaking, photography and TV-production. This organization is a fully registered social enterprise, established by a team of local Ugandans, spearheaded by an awards winning director. The group has been providing production, interactive participatory hands-on workshops, and short courses in Film, TV, and Photography in Uganda and Rwanda. They have been able to engage with and produced work for NGOs,governmental institutions, private enterprises and individuals.

The area of expertise lies specifically in the audio-visual quality content production and training.

Areas of engagement :

Documentary film production Photography services TV Promotional Videos Organization Profile Video Providing Crew OR fixers Radio ads Youth Participatory video production and Intensive short term Hands-On training (both Specialized and General introductory training) etc.

Cinelab Akademie Initiative aims to use films to restore hope and enhance creativity among the youths, women, men and children in the communities.

Film is a very powerful tool for communication; it communicates innermost feeling, experience, aspirations and dreams. If well crafted it will be a very effective medium for exchanging ideas that will impact individuals and foster a platform for change, personal transformation and healing.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

Einstein Rising

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Project funding

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Uganda

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Community development; Education and training; all (5)