An Accelerator Incubator Program provides an exciting new platform to support the development of women-led audio-visual content in Africa
The Durban FilmMart (DFM) will present a programme that addresses the inequalities, challenges and successes that women face within the film industry
Call for entries for short films for Africa in Motion (AiM) Film Festival 2017
Nomfundo, a short film produced by Passion Seed Communications, has been selected for the 8th edition of the Helsinki African Film Festival
DISCOP Johannesburg aims to be the World's number one destination to buy film and TV content "Made in Africa"
The entries for Jozi Film Festival's ‘Discovery Channel Don't Stop Wondering Award' close on 31 May 2017
The popularity of Bollywood programming in Nigeria and television channel, Zee World, has inspired a new Nollywood series
Award-winning Australian filmmaker Rachel Perkins in Accra to hold workshops and discussions on storytelling, film-making and rights and activism with Ghanaian film producers and students
The Africa in Motion Film Festival has announced the launch of its new African Film Database with a catalogue of over 1,500 films
Broadcast, film and music professional meeting opens next week in Nairobi
The internet, video games, television, and filmed entertainment segments of sub-Saharan Africa's entertainment and media industry are projected to continue to show growth up to 2020
'Conflicted: The Fight Over Congo's Minerals' is nominated for an Emmy Award for 'Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a News Magazine'
Africa in Motion Film Festival announces finalists for short film and documentary competition
Kenyan Film Classification Board conducts reciprocal visit to South Africa
Local content is increasingly influencing the nature of box offices around the world and is likely to measurably drive how cinema and content converge for at least the medium term
Wanda Matandela 4 Aug 2016
Powerful documentary launched at International AIDS Conference to highlight gains and challenges in providing treatment for all people with HIV/AIDS
The African Audiovisual and Cinema Commission (AACC) will be responsible for the promotion of the rapid development of the African audiovisual and cinema industry
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.
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
Mozambique's Azgo Festival will again take place in Maputo on 20-21 May
The Africa in Motion (AiM) Film Festival 2016 for short films and documentaries, is now open for entries.
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
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
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
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
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