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First China-Nigeria co-production

First co-production between China and Nigeria, will be called '30 Days in China'...

12 Nov 2019

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Growing the Egyptian film industry

U.S. Embassy Builds U.S.-Egyptian Film and Television Industry Connections at Cairo Industry Days November 21 - 25, 2019...

6 Nov 2019

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India's tech to support Nollywood

Federal government in Nigeria seeks technical assistance in India for Nollywood...

4 Nov 2019

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StarTimes aids Kenyan film industry

Kenya's state corporation inks partnership deal with StarTimes to boost local film industry...

30 Oct 2019

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The digital dash for Africa

There are three weeks to go to AfricaCom 2019, Africa's biggest technology conference and expo...

25 Oct 2019

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The right video for the right time

In Nielsen and Taboola's "Moment of Next" study, the two company's took a look at video-watching...

By Travis Bussiahn 24 Oct 2019

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Growing Africa's fast-paced entertainment and media marketplace

DISCOP Joburg puts strong emphasis on African television projects in development and the booming animation sector...

21 Oct 2019

Creative producing for film
Creative producing for film

A 'Best Practices to Reach Your Audience' workshop will be held on the margins of the Marrakesh International Film Festival...

21 Oct 2019

Africa Rising International Film Fest returns to Newtown in November
Africa Rising International Film Fest returns to Newtown in November

The 2019 Africa Rising International Film Festival (Ariff) will be held at the Newtown Precinct in Johannesburg from 27 to 30 November...

21 Oct 2019

Between Two Seas film poster.
Egyptian film spotlights gender issues

'Between Two Seas' film highlights the various societal issues facing women, especially in rural areas...

18 Oct 2019

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This is where your target market is. Where are you?

The data on video marketing isn't nebulous stats. That's where your target market is...

By Travis Bussiahn 9 Oct 2019

Winner, filmmaker Tapiwa Gambura.
Telling real African stories

Over 200 entries were received from across the continent for the Discovery Real Stories partnership with the Jozi Film Festival and the winner was announced over the weekend...

9 Oct 2019

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Empowering women filmmakers in Africa

LADIMA FOUNDATION Announces Partnership with the Dortmund I Cologne International Women's Film Festival...

7 Oct 2019

Cape Town Mayor Dan Plato.
City of Cape Town plans to further back local film industry with a film fund

To provide further support for the local film industry, the City of Cape Town has announced its plan to launch a film fund...

7 Oct 2019

Know your business inside out with a Biz Office
Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Oct 2019

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Video, the new document: Where do you start?

A lot of people don't know where to begin with video in today's digital space...

By Travis Bussiahn 1 Oct 2019

Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019
Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019

Bizcommunity is excited to announce the relaunch of our Biz Product and Rate Card, featuring all-new product infographics, descriptors and more...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 27 Sep 2019

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Video Exchange Africa at AfricaCom 2019

Great content, innovative tech and commercial sustainability drive the new media space in Africa...

20 Sep 2019

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Film training for Nigerian filmmakers

Nigerian Film Corporation partners with French Agency for Development to provide film training in Nigeria...

18 Sep 2019

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StarTimes encourages Rwandans to produce local content

Local content producers can earn money if they innovate with new and original TV entertainment materials that can be aired on local cable TV channels...

16 Sep 2019

Nairobi Animation du Monde 2020 winners announced
Nairobi Animation du Monde 2020 winners announced

This year, East Africa produced a bumper crop of animation talent in the penultimate Animation du Monde 2020 preliminary round in Sub-Saharan Africa...

6 Sep 2019

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Promoting African co-productions in film

A newly revamped and focused DISCOP JOHANNESBURG program will see a scope that goes beyond content buying and selling...

30 Aug 2019

Collaboration between Egyptian and American filmmakers
Collaboration between Egyptian and American filmmakers

U.S. Embassy builds American-Egyptian film industry connections at El Gouna Film Festival...

28 Aug 2019

A newspaper stand is seen in Mwanza, Tanzania, on September 19, 2015. Tanzania is currently considering legal amendments that could negatively affect press freedom. Credit: CPJ/AFP/Daniel Hayduk.
Onslaught against press freedoms in Tanzania

CPJ says Kabendera, Gwanda cases highlight Tanzania's decline in press freedom and human rights...

26 Aug 2019

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Africa Halal Week returns to Cape Town

In 2018, 66 exhibitors displayed their products in the food, beverage, fashion and services sectors such as tourism, 20 international buyers of Halal products attended which formed part of the 25 international guests...

26 Aug 2019

The Milkmaid film.
Film documents harrowing effects of war on women in Africa

Official trailer released for 'The Milkmaid' film which brings attention to the traumatising effects of insurgency on women and girls in Sub-Saharan Africa...

22 Aug 2019

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A Cultural Economies Conference for Fak'ugesi

Cultural Economies Conference launched at Fak'ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival...

22 Aug 2019

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Global cinema advertising is second-fastest growing ad medium of 2019

Early forecasts by marketing intelligence service Warc places global cinema advertising behind the internet as the second-largest growing ad medium in 2019...

22 Aug 2019

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'Troubling' erosion of press freedom in certain SADC states

CPJ calls on SADC heads of state to prioritise press freedom and the safety of journalists...

19 Aug 2019

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