Nigeria’s Integrity Film Award

Short Script Categories Open for Competition in 2015 “The Internet and Nigeria” Category endowed by the Centenary Film Project  (Supported by Google). The Centenary Film Project is a joint initiative by the Nigeria Integrity Film Awards (HomeVida) and the School of Media and Communication, Pan-Atlantic University. Its aim is to contribute towards the task of…

Seedstars World competition : discover the best start-ups from emerging markets

Seedstars World promotes, connects and invests up to $1.5mn in emerging market startups through its exclusive startup competition in over 50 countries. Check out the dates of the Africa Tour Read the Competition rules and regulations Source : Seedstars world, June 2nd, 2015 Review of Maputo’s kick-off “Global seed-stage competition for startups Seedstars World has…

“The Egyptian distribution company is a new venture of Zawya Cinema and Misr International Films”

Following a successful first year, Zawya cinema and its mother company Misr International Films have announced the launch of a new venture, Zawya Distribution. After the success of Zawya, Cairo’s first real attempt at an arthouse cinema, the new company will focus on the distribution of independent and arthouse films in Egypt. “With a mandate…

“19 Feature Film Projects From Around Africa Have Been Selected for This Year’s Durban FilmMart”

New projects that I’m looking forward to discovering further, and eventually seeing some time down the road, from filmmakers whose work has been featured on this blog over the years… Nineteen documentaries and fiction feature film projects from around Africa have been selected for this year’s Durban FilmMart (DFM) which takes place in Durban, South Africa from July…