The Ciclope Africa Festival is a local version of the international conference and award show that is dedicated to craft in moving image. It’s a platform that showcases the best in craft in advertising and film in Africa and aims to draw the best creatives, producers and marketers in the country.

"Picking up the Agency of the Year Award as well as this year’s Grand Prix were exceptionally proud moments for us. Having won across such varied categories — from costume design to editing to visual effects to direction — tells us we’re starting to achieve excellence across all aspects of our film craft. We plan to become even better as we grow more and more within our talents," says Xolisa Dyeshana, chief creative officer, Joe Public United.

Joe Public United says that it sees its achievements at the Ciclope Africa Festival as a significant milestone along its journey, as it strives to push creative boundaries and produces more inspiring, impactful and meaningful stories that uplift and grow its clients' brands and, ultimately, the country.

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