Cote d’Ivoire: RTI takes stock of its activities in Cote d’Ivoire’s cinema market for 2015

Since November 2014, Radiodiffusion télévision ivoirienne – RTI (Cote d’Ivoire Radio and Television Broadcasting House) has been positioning itself on the Ivorian cinema market, through the creation of two bodies namely RTI Productions and RTI Distribution. As a result of this, 2015 has become its first true fiscal year. Hence the need for stocktaking. Of…

Roaming Cinema on a bicycle in Senegal: Cinécyclo spreads the 7th art aided by a bicycle pedal

CinéCyclo Association embarked on a tour of Senegal last November. The aim was to screen films while remaining energetically self-sufficient. They would go to more or less remote areas and most often without access to electricity. Ecology and cultural openness are the key priorities of this association. Equipped with their “Owl” and “Cargo-bicycle”, the team…

African and European Cities to Simultaneously Host African Film Festival-FCAT 2016

After having celebrated the last four editions in Cordoba, the African Film Festival-FCAT has announced that it will hold its 13th edition in both Tarifa, Europe’s southernmost city, and Tangiers in northern Morocco, thereby celebrating African cinema on both shores of the Straits of Gibraltar. Africa and Europe, Tarifa and Tangiers, are only 11km apart,…