Press FAQs

  1. Question: Can I download a Press Pack?
    Answer: Yes, please click here to view or download the Ake Festival 2016 Press Pack.

  2. Question: Can I download Press release(s)?
    Answer: Yes, please click here to view or download the Ake Festival 2016 press release.

  3. Question: How do I get a Press Pass?
    Answer: Journalists must pre-register to get a Press pass. Registration for the 2016 Ake Festival Press Pass is now open.Click here to apply.

  4. Question: Can I get an schedule an interview with the Ake Festival director before to the Festival?
    Answer: Please send an email [email protected] schedule an interview, TV/radio session.

  5. Question: Can I interview the guests, writers, panelists, musicians, facilitators or other participants during Ake Festival?
    Answer: Yes, if you have obtained a Press Pass. We have a interview space at the Festival Office. We can schedule a meeting for you.

  6. Question: How long does it take to get to obtain a Press pass?
    Answer: A mail will be sent to you confirming your registration. The Press Pass will be available for pick up at the Festival Registration desk from 14 November, 2016. Please come with your I.D.
  7. Question: What do I need to do to obtain a Press Pass?
    Answer: You MUST pre-register online to obtain the 2016 Ake Arts and Book Festival Press Pass.  

  8. Question: How do I get photographs of events?
    Answer: High resolution photographs of events will be available for download at the Ake Festival Press Office.


    Have more Press-related questions? Send an mail [email protected]