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Who we are

Cinewax is a charity, based in France, that aims to promote African films. Registered as :


Cinewax is a non-profit charity (loi 1901).The association is registered at the RCS (Trade and Companies Registry) of Créteil (France) with serial number SIREN n° 809 742 885, and RNA W942005318.

The Online African Film Festival is an online film streaming platform and online festival dedicated to African and diaspora films.

The official website of Cinewax association is : https://www.cinewax.org

The OAFF website address is: https://oaff.cinewax.org

The OAFF Platform website address is : https://player.oaff.watch


Am I concerned with any data processing of my data ?

If you gave personal data when creating a Cinewax account on the Platform or when paying for one of the subscriptions offered by Cinewax, you are concerned with the processing listed in this section and shall have all the rights attached.


What data do we collect?

Cinewax collects the data that you provided during your account creation on the Cinewax Platform: surname, forename, date of birth, username, e-mail address, IP address, and phone number. The data relating to your means of payment are processed by our secure payment partner.


What do we do with the collected data?

Your data are used for the creation of your account, for territorial identification in order to ensure a legal distribution of the content, to improve communication as well as the improvement of our service, for statistical, promotional, transaction and payment purposes and also to improve the User experience.

Where you data are stored?

These data are stored in our servers and those of our partners, within the European Economic Area. Any transfer of data outside this territory will be carried out in accordance with the decision n°2010/87/EU of the European Commission and standard contractual clauses for data transfers, which ensure a level of protection at least equivalent to that granted by the GDPR.


How long these data are stored?

The Users’ data of the Cinewax service are kept until the removal/ deletion of their Cinewax account and for a maximum period of five (5) years from the act of removal.


Can I disagree with those processing?

Cinewax is extremely committed to upheld everyone’s right to respect for private life. To this extent, Cinewax offers you the possibility to contest the processing of all or part of these data, nay opposing any storage thereof. You can find how to use this right down bellow this page.


How to access my data and control how they are used?

You can access the wholeness of your data used by Cinewax or request the rectification, deletion or portability of part or all of them. You can also control which processing you want to authorise or prohibit and oppose any automatic processing of your data other than those necessary for the proper performance of Cinewax’s contractual obligations. Your data can also be returned should you wish so. You can find how to use this right down bellow this page.

What are my recourse in case of disagreement?

If you are dissatisfied with the answers provided by Cinewax regarding the use of your date, you can contact the French National Commission on Informatics and Liberty – Commission Nationale l’Informatique et des Libertés (CNIL), 3 Place de Fontenoy – 75007 Paris, France or any competent court.


General information and exercise of your rights.

Data Controller: CINEWAX CULTURE EVOLUTION – 2 rue Langevin, 94120 FONTENAY-SOUS-BOIS, France – SIREN n° 809 742 885.

For any request for clarification concerning the use of your personal data or for any exercise of your right to access, rectify or delete your data, your right to object to the processing, whether or not automatic, of your data or limit this processing, you can address/send your request at the following e-mail address: privacy@cinewax.org


Cookie Policy for OAFF Plaform

This is the Cookie Policy for OAFF Plaform, created by Cinewax association, and accessible from https://player.oaff.watch

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies, please read “What Are Cookies”. Information regarding cookies from this Cookies Policy are from the Privacy Policy Generator.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies. This Cookies Policy was created with the help of the Cookies Policy Generator from CookiePolicyGenerator.com.

Your consent to the use cookies of cookies can be withdrawn, directly on the Platform or by email at : privacy@cinewax.org

The Cookies We Set

  • Account related cookies

If you create an account with us then we will use cookies for the management of the signup process and general administration. These cookies will usually be deleted when you log out however in some cases they may remain afterwards to remember your site preferences when logged out.

  • Login related cookies

We use cookies when you are logged in so that we can remember this fact. This prevents you from having to log in every single time you visit a new page. These cookies are typically removed or cleared when you log out to ensure that you can only access restricted features and areas when logged in.

  • Email newsletters related cookies

This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

  • This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

  • From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.
  • As we are proposing free content on part of our catalog on our platform, and also selling subscription to access the content, it’s important for us to understand statistics about how many of the visitors to our site actually make a purchase and as such this is the kind of data that these cookies will track. This is important to you as it means that we can accurately make business predictions that allow us to monitor our advertising and product costs to ensure the best possible price.
  • We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; {Facebook, Twitter}, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

More Information

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.

However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods:

  • By sending an email to privacy@cinewax.org