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Film and Publication Board holding dialogue on sexual violence in media
Film and Publication Board holding dialogue on sexual violence in media

The Film and Publication Board (FPB) will host a stakeholder and media dialogue under the theme ‘Sexual violence and its prevalence in the media,' focusing on how exposure to violence, sex and sexual violence in the media impacts on societal norms and values

12 hours ago

It's time to start thinking about our digital carbon footprint
It's time to start thinking about our digital carbon footprint

The media is at the forefront of generating awareness over environmental issues

By Pietari Kaapa 18 Aug 2017

#Loeries2017: All the TV, film, video and radio communication finalists!
#Loeries2017: All the TV, film, video and radio communication finalists!

Finalists have been announced in the Loeries' TV, film, video and radio communication categories. The TV, film and video communication category is sponsored by DStv while radio communication is sponsored by Gagasi FM

17 Aug 2017

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Journalists openly protested against changes to editorial policy

The SABC 8 followed in the footsteps of former public protector Thuli Madonsela on Tuesday when they received an award for bravery.

By Aron Hyman 17 Aug 2017

Facebook's new professional video service called Watch is touted as a new platform for creators.
Facebook rolls out video shows, in new challenge

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook is rolling out a new video service offering professionally produced shows in a challenge to rivals such as YouTube, and potentially to streaming providers like Netflix

11 Aug 2017

Walt Disney Company chairman and CEO Robert Iger says two new streaming television services represent a "strategic shift" for the media-entertainment giant.
Disney unveils streaming TV services, including one for sports

NEW YORK - Walt Disney Co. said Tuesday it is launching two new streaming television services including one for its ESPN-branded sports channel, while ending its deal with Netflix as it shifts towards direct content distribution

11 Aug 2017

iflix raises $133m funding for expansion
iflix raises $133m funding for expansion

iflix has secured additional $133 million funding, led by Hearst, following on its successful global rollout of its service in emerging markets, including Africa

10 Aug 2017

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#WomensMonth: Queen of the Comeback on speaking up

Not one to do things by half measures, Nidhika Bahl shares her success story to date and how Joyce Meyer changed her life

By Leigh Andrews 7 Aug 2017

Imagination Studios competition goes 100% local
Imagination Studios competition goes 100% local

Cartoon Network's Imagination Studios competition will be 100% local this year, as the channel partners with local talent to inject some African flavour into the first locally produced animated one-minute shorts

3 Aug 2017

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2017 SAB Environmental Awards open for entries

The annual SAB Environmental Media Awards and Environmentalist of the Year 2017 is open for entries

2 Aug 2017

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Finalists have stopped wondering, ready for finale

Discovery Channel announces its top 10 finalists for Don't Stop Wondering Award at the Jozi Film Festival

1 Aug 2017

Home Affairs: a production-industry partner
Home Affairs: a production-industry partner

RSA visa applications just got easier for foreign production stakeholders

Issued by CPA 28 Jul 2017

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#NewCampaign: Standard Bank's next

Through its current ‘What's your next?' integrated campaign, Standard Bank Personal and Business Banking South Africa (PBBSA) seeks to reconnect with its customers in a way that acknowledges that they're unique individuals with their own unique aspirations and ambitions, in an effort to partner with them on their journey to step up to their ‘next'

By Jessica Tennant 27 Jul 2017

One-shot wonder
One-shot wonder

We all know a guy that knows everyone. The guy who is very in touch and connected with the people in the community

Issued by Ola! Films 21 Jul 2017

NBC News launches new broadcast on Snapchat
NBC News launches new broadcast on Snapchat

NEW YORK - NBC News launched a news show Wednesday on Snapchat, a first-of-its- kind broadcast aimed at wooing a younger audience

21 Jul 2017

Adding a few French accents to a quirky comedy
Adding a few French accents to a quirky comedy

Christmas came early for Ola! Films director Mfundo Mkhize when Jupiter CT had him direct their latest fresh and fancaay ad for Burger King

Issued by Ola! Films 20 Jul 2017

Boomerang pet survey highlights role of pets within families
Boomerang pet survey highlights role of pets within families

A new study conducted by Boomerang highlights the starring roles that animals play within families, on and off-screen

20 Jul 2017

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Swift: 78% of women in the film/TV industry victims of discrimination

A new report being prepared by women working in film and television in SA has revealed shocking findings at the Durban International Film Festival

By Juanita Pienaar 19 Jul 2017

Sibanda behind the scenes. She captions this selfie as ‘Live, love, laugh’.
#BehindtheSelfie with... Kgalalelo Sibanda

This week we go behind the selfie with Kgalalelo Sibanda, producer for e.tv Sunrise

By Leigh Andrews 19 Jul 2017

Transit Ads rebrands to offer bigger, bolder and better
Transit Ads rebrands to offer bigger, bolder and better

Transit Ads and its widespread digital television network, Transit.TV, have been rebranded and refreshed in line with the wants and needs of its target audience, providing advertisers with opportunities that are bolder, better and more powerful

Issued by Provantage Media Group 18 Jul 2017

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CBS, BBC announce global newsgathering tie-up

WASHINGTON - CBS News and the BBC on Thursday announced a new editorial and newsgathering partnership that aims to boost their global strength against rivals such as CNN

14 Jul 2017

CNN Marketplace Africa explores Massmart's slow growth
CNN Marketplace Africa explores Massmart's slow growth

Eleni Giokos, host of CNN Marketplace Africa, delved into how Massmart Holdings' growth has been much slower than anticipated

13 Jul 2017

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StarSat in push to gain more consumers

PayTV services provider StarSat is eyeing one million subscribers in three years as it repositions itself in the highly competitive market dominated by MultiChoice

12 Jul 2017

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Igazi takes over DStv's throne

Mzansi Magic's Xhosa drama series Igazi has displaced Our Perfect Wedding as the most watched programme on DStv, ending the reality show's dominance at the top of pay-TV's most-watched list

12 Jul 2017

Thousands of hopefuls... four cities... one winner: Offlimit Communications brings you the MTV Base VJ Search
Thousands of hopefuls... four cities... one winner: Offlimit Communications brings you the MTV Base VJ Search

Everyone has a dream and for the last six months, BTL/experiential agency Offlimit Communications has been helping people realise their dreams of becoming the next MTV Base VJ

Issued by Offlimit Communications 11 Jul 2017

Red Cherry Interactive's Spot On TV plays a part in record conversions for AVBOB
Red Cherry Interactive's Spot On TV plays a part in record conversions for AVBOB

AVBOB is one of Red Cherry Interactive's longest-standing clients who has been using the Spot On brand on TV for over a decade. Spot On increases noting and leads for AVBOB and has helped to achieve record conversions this year

Issued by Red Cherry Interactive 29 Jun 2017

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Move aside, TV soapies: Welcome the WhatsApp drama series

We use WhatsApp to send snaps of ourselves trying on outfits in changing rooms to our loved ones and keep neighbours informed of suspicious goings-on. But watching a TV-style drama unfold on the messaging platform? That's new. Here's how Sanlam and agency King James got an innovative series rolling, on a phone near you

By Leigh Andrews 29 Jun 2017

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Kia partners with DStv and Mzansi Magic to launch new awards show

M-Net's Mzansi Magic channel has partnered with DStv and Kia to launch the new awards show, Mzansi Viewers Choice Awards

27 Jun 2017

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Facebook to produce own TV series, games

NEW YORK - Facebook is starting production on high-quality television series and gaming shows to be broadcast on its platform, one of the social media giant's executives said on Monday

27 Jun 2017

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