CinemAfrica: Call for films

We happily receive submissions year-round for our various festival events. Deadline for submissions to the 2017 festival: December 30th, 2016 CinemAfrica’s internal rules stipulate that all films we show are made by African or diaspora filmmakers, or in exceptional cases made by producers from the same context. If you’re a filmmaker, we’d love to hear…

Info-Cameroon is the new online journal

(Ecofin Agency) – In Cameroon, the online press has been enriched by a new platform: Info-Cameroon whose address is www.info-cameroun.com. The information site covers news, but mainly focuses on the following areas: innovation, associations and NGOs, real estate, high-tech and ICT, society, environment and sustainable development, politics, culture, economics and finance. The platform rolls out…

Cameroon: the first cinema and entertainment hall Canal Olympia officially opens June 14, 2016

(Ecofin Service) – Vivendi announced that the movie theater and entertainment called Canal Olympia, whose construction is under way on the campus of the University of Yaounde I in Cameroon’s capital, will officially open June 14, 2016. From good sources, after Yaoundé, this firm specialized in entertainment aims, as part of its investment program in…

Algeria: social networks will not be banned, according to the Post and ICT Minister

(Ecofin Agency) – In Algeria, the government seems to have settled the debate on audio or video call services offered by social networks and other online platforms, namely Facebook, Skype, WhatsApp, Viber, FaceTime or Messenger. “The Algerian government has never had the intention to ban social networks,” said the Minister of Post and ICT, Imane-Houda…