Celeste Prize 2016, 8th edition

Applications are open for Celeste Prize 2016, discover what’s new! There’s more prize money 23,000 €, and more artists will be invited to the final exhibition in London, The Bargehouse, OXO Tower Wharf, 7-10 October. Celeste Prize is an international contemporary arts prize which every year awards rewarding benefits to emerging and mid-career artists:  http://www.celesteprize.com/celesteprize2016/…

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Africa in Motion Cover Design Competition

  Cash prize offered to best design for 2016 Africa in Motion film festival!   Africa in Motion (AiM) are inviting designers, professional and amateur from the African continent to submit design entries for AiM’s 2016 film festival (28 October – 6 November) cover design campaign. We welcome designs across all disciplines (illustration/graphic design/photography/hand rendered/vector…

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Vintage South African Films to Be Released Internationally via FilmDoo Streaming Platform

Online film streaming platform FilmDoo has entered a partnership with distributors Retro Afrika Bioscope, an independent label of Gravel Road Entertainment Group dedicated to locating, acquiring, restoring and re-releasing the forgotten and discarded classics of African cinema. The agreement will see more than 20 South African feature films released internationally by FilmDoo starting today, April 1, ranging from cherished childhood comedies, bracing action films and…

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Nigerian-British Filmmaker Joseph A. Adesunloye On African Cinema In London

After receiving acclaim for his short film, Beyond Plain Sight, Nigerian-British filmmaker Joseph A. Adesunloye is gearing up to premiere his first feature film, White Colour Black. Starring the up-and-coming actor Dudley O’Shaughnessy, the film is about a young mixed-race British man who must return to Senegal to bury his estranged father. Born in Lagos,…

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Festival du cinéma congolais : les cinéastes et acteurs se retrouvent à nouveau dans la ville océane

La 2e édition du festival du cinéma congolais “Ya Beto” a lieu du 20 au 23 avril dans la capitale économique. Alain-Rock Ngoma, directeur du Centre culturel Jean-Baptiste-Tati-Loutard, initiateur du projet qui bénéficie du partenariat de la Société de production de films Inzo ya Bizizi, espère réunir pendant les quatre jours les cinéastes et amoureux du…

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