For 15 years, the Canal + Group invests in African cinema and leads for 3 years an active policy of development of audiovisual production in Africa: Purchase, Pre-purchase, Co-production, new productions Distribution.
On the occasion of Discop held last week in Abidjan, the Canal + Group announced the arrival of new entertainment programmes dedicated to its subscribers Canal + and A + in Africa.
This channel will see the arrival of the new South African fiction event Cape Town this summer. After the success of the Parliament of Laughter Season 1, the continent’s comedians are making a rendezvous early 2017 to African subscribers of Canal + for a new arresting season tour in Abidjan. The comedy fans will not be outdone in the dissemination of UEFA – Euro 2016 with the release of unpublished short daily programme Mi-Temps (Half-time), shot in Togo.
On its part, A +, the 100% African channel of the Group also announced an exceptional programme for the coming months: Tundu Wundu, the great Senegalese crime series will first make its return on June 7 for a new season, but also Jikulumesu, Angolan unprecedented 120×45 minutes series-event, while the channel will broadcast this summer a series of 10 live documentary retracing the Femua, the largest pan-African festival organised by A’Salfo of Magic System.
A + also announces the arrival in September of the great contest of pan-African talents, Africa has an incredible talent, and famous format adapted and produced for Africa by Periscoop company whose casting just started throughout Africa and will gather nearly 200 participants.
For 15 years, the Canal + Group invests in African cinema and leads since 3 years an active policy of development of the audiovisual production in Africa: Purchase, Pre-purchase, Co-production, new productions Distribution.
Alongside investments in programmes, this large television station also continues upstream contribution to the training of African talents in different fields television. It participated at the Discop in collaboration with the Galaxy company to a training programme for business presenters, directors, journalists and reporters.