Saturday, 30 November, saw the Channel O Music Video Awards take place at Walter Sisulu Square in Kliptown Soweto. Winners were chosen based on votes by the public.
3 Dec 2013 12:50
The 3rd Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) took place from 10-17 November in Calabar, Nigeria. The awards aim to raise awareness in Africa about the vast potential the entertainment industry holds and the impact it can generate in the economy. Here are all the winners...
22 Nov 2013 08:45
Balancing Act is publishing a report on VoD platforms in Africa. Operators need to understand that all the evidence points to VoD platforms meeting a need that up until this point has been met by pirated DVDs. There is now a bewildering array of film and music platforms in particular.
4 Nov 2013 07:34
It has recently come to the attention of the Loeries that the 'Project Uganda' entry for MTN, created by MetropolitanRepublic, does not meet the Loeries entry criteria.
19 Oct 2013 11:12
After a year of my boss convincing me that real opportunities are in the rest of Africa, I decided to follow him to Kenya.
By Vanita 'Bezi Phiri 15 Oct 2013 08:00
In a world of print magazine ads, television commercials and billboards, what the face of your brand looked like was more important than just about anything.
By Chemory Gunko 7 Oct 2013 06:48
Is Africa the Dark Continent when it comes to the advertising industry? On the contrary, says Alan Edgar, Regional Creative Director, Ogilvy Africa and one of regional judges for African and Middle Eastern categories at this year's Loeries. It's alive and vibrant, but in dire need of world-class tertiary training institutions to tap into that potential.
By Staff Reporter 21 Sep 2013 14:25
Nominations for the 10th Annual Channel O Africa Music Awards were announced earlier this week. The event will take place on Saturday, 30 November at Walter Sisulu Square, in Kliptown Soweto.
6 Sep 2013 07:29
The 10th Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF), running from 6-14 December, has selected two African films to be included in the AsiaAfrica out of competition programming segment lineup.
20 Nov 2013 16:08
Following the recent closure of print magazine publisher, Black Eagle Media, Africa Geographic Holdings has announced that its print magazine will take a break as from December 2013 until April 2014.
11 Nov 2013 08:02
Google Nigeria has launched an initiative called 100k Naija with the aim of documenting Nigeria's history in the last one hundred years through iconic pictures.
4 Nov 2013 11:04
According to UNESCO, 80% of audio-visual archives are endangered after five to 10 years, if they are not backed up. Most radio stations started in the 1960s and most TV stations in the 1970s. However, a great deal of what they have produced has been lost, either through lack of care or appropriate equipment or limited storage space.
11 Sep 2013 12:09
LOS ANGELES, US / JOHANNESBURG, SA: The Los Angeles and Johannesburg-based DISCOP Organisation announced the launch of DISCOPRO.
9 Sep 2013 12:16
Afrinolly opened entries for its second Afrinolly Short Film Competition on Sunday, 1 September 2013. Potential submissions should not exceed 15 minutes and all films not in English should preferably have English subtitles.
3 Sep 2013 14:02
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