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Episode 182: Augmented reality, Virtual reality & Pokemon Go. Native VML and Y&R SA Partnership

Date: 21 Jul 2016
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African Audiovisual and Cinema Commission established

The African Audiovisual and Cinema Commission (AACC) will be responsible for the promotion of the rapid development of the African audiovisual and cinema industry...

23 Jun 2016

Cameroon gets new cinema chain

French media conglomerate Vivendi this week opened a 300-seat cinema in Cameroon's capital Yaounde, the first of 100 it plans to build across Africa.

16 Jun 2016

5 African freelancing startups to watch

Tech startups are looking to make freelance work an efficient and lucrative reality for Africa's work-seekers...

By Gabriella Mulligan 20 May 2016

African Film Festival 2016 to screen 70 films in Tarifa and Tangiers

From 26 May to 4 June 2016, the African Film Festival - FCAT 2016 - will set up a bridge for dialogue between the Spanish and Moroccan shores of the Strait of Gibraltar...

16 May 2016

Mozambique film and music festival launches

Mozambique's Azgo Festival will again take place in Maputo on 20-21 May...

5 May 2016

Nigeria and SA: opportunity beckons

The most important aspects of nation branding is ensuring consistency in marketing initiatives and a visible presence...

By Alex Eyengho 8 Apr 2016

Call for entries: Africa in Motion

The Africa in Motion (AiM) Film Festival 2016 for short films and documentaries, is now open for entries.

6 Apr 2016

[21 Icons Season 3] Terry Pheto

Pheto has been selected for 21 ICONS for the strides she has made in her career in recent years as well as the impact and contribution she has made to the South African film and television industry...

3 Feb 2016

Nigerian filmmakers: Submit entries for NollywoodWeek Paris Film Festival!

Short or feature films from any Nigerian filmmaker can be submitted for the fourth edition of the NollywoodWeek Paris Film Festival. The deadline for entries is 12 February 2016. The official selection will be announced in March 2016...

21 Jan 2016

Film as Africa's key economic driver for 2016

Triggerfish Animation Studios CEO Stuart Forrest explains how film is transforming business on the continent...

By Leigh Andrews 12 Jan 2016

KwaMashu African Film Festival offers industry workshops

The KwaMashu African Film Festival (KAFF), taking place now (4-13 December 2015), is able to offer industry workshops, such as Budgeting for Film Makers, Copyright and Marketing and Distribution...

8 Dec 2015

Seven local filmmakers go to Nigeria with KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission

The KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission will be attending the African International Film Festival (AFRIFF) in Lagos, Nigeria (8-15 November 2015) and will be taking seven local filmmakers...

10 Nov 2015

Five UK film festivals celebrate 'From Africa, with Love'

This year five UK African film festivals will present a rich programme of films that promises to immerse viewers in African love across time and space...

13 Oct 2015

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