Launch of “Mokolo project” platform: A new website dedicated to African cinema

The “Mokolo” website dedicated to African cinema offers to strengthen the film industry and media in Africa by improving accessibility and visibility of professionals and content, through various sections and several features, was launched yesterday in Dakar. To promote the sector of the African film industry, the “Mokolo” site, launched yesterday, provides film enthusiasts the…

Ivory Coast: Abidjan hosts the first Dailymotion African office , the platform online video

(Ecofin Agency) – Dailymotion finally settles in Africa. Abidjan will host the first office of the French company which offers a platform for watching and sharing videos with various content: sports competitions, music festivals, sketches, political debates, fashion shows, live games video… On Dailymotion, 300 million users watch 3.5 billion videos each month. The company…

The African Film Festival of Tarifa-Tangier: stories, special moments for Spanish children

The storytelling sessions at Tarifa-Tangier African film festival programme are special times for children who take good advantage from these occasions experienced in a rhythmic atmosphere of laughter and applause. According to the Cameroonian storyteller Boniface Ofogo behind this parallel activity “Espace scolaire” (School Space), the initiative of the organisers is very popular with children. “The festival organisers…

ScreenCraft Horror Screenplay Contest

In case you missed it – the 2016 ScreenCraft Horror Screenplay Contest is open for entries, featuring a jury of Hollywood’s top horror producers! “The industry’s #1 horror screenplay contest.” – Indiewire Whether you’re writing an epic Thriller or contained Horror, our Hollywood judges have produced some of the most successful horror and thriller films…

Launch of Portal Mokolo

Africa adopts a new tool to boost the film industry The Digital Platform Mokolo is officially available in Beta version for professionals and lovers of African cinema and of the Diaspora. The launch took place in Dakar, Senegal in the Djoudj hall of the Hotel Ngor Diarama May 31, 2016, before a throng of personalities…