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
Let's get some facts straight on the effective banning of the film, Of Good Report*, which was due to open the Durban International Film Festival - 18-28 July.
By Anton Harber 30 Jul 2013 06:37
So your YouTube channel is finally up and running, but after several months the average viewership is distressingly low. Any movie without a distribution strategy will crash and burn, its no different online.
By Jerome Mouton 15 Jul 2013 09:41
MTN Nigeria and dobox have entered into a partnership to provide customers with access to the latest blockbusters, premiers and exclusive movies on their mobile devices, reports Ventures Africa.
2 Dec 2013 12:08
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
The Moroccan film 'C'est eux les chiens' and the Senegalese 'Mille Soleils' triumphed at the 10th African Film Festival of Cordoba-FCAT, with Griots for the Best Feature Length Film and the Best Documentary Film, respectively.
21 Oct 2013 10:45
Yesterday, 15 October 2013 was the start of FCAT Espacio Profesional at the African Film Festival of Cordoba, a spaced conceived for the critical debate on African cinemas.
16 Oct 2013 06:22
Colours of the Nile International Film Festival (CNIFF) is calling for submissions from across Africa for feature-length and short fiction films, as well as feature-length and short documentaries. The entry deadline is 15 November 2013.
11 Oct 2013 13:54
Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the African Film Festival of Cordoba-FCAT, returns to the city from 11-19 October 2013 with over 60 films from 24 different countries.
16 Sep 2013 11:34
The third edition of the Lights, Camera, Africa!!! Film Festival, which promises a refreshing selection of African and Diasporan films, will take place from 28 September to 1 October 2013 at The Wheatbaker, The British Council, The Southern Sun Hotel, and Freedom Park in Lagos.
13 Sep 2013 09:54
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
Africa.com reports that a film screening and filmmaker dialogue series focusing on maternal health will be held by the African Women's Development Fund USA (AWDF USA) to build momentum for its Mother Africa Campaign.
29 Aug 2013 08:54
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