iREP International Documentary Film Festival 2016 (Nigeria) : call for entries

Dates  : 17-24 March, 2016 Theme: Change-Documentary Films As Agent Provocateur ! Submission Guidelines -Film must reflect the African experience i.e. the subject matter must address or celevrate issues in Africa -Non-english language works must have English subtitles at the rime submitted. Dialogue list will not be accepted. -TWO DVD copies of the work, formatted…

Eurodoc program : call for participants

Participants with projects : The workshops are designed for European producers with documentary projects – one-offs or transmedia – with real international potential. Participants without projects : Some participants attending the workshops will come from the documentary departments of the broadcasters or from institutions defending, promoting and funding documentary productions. This will fulfil a long-lasting…

Al Jazeera’s “Liberia: Living With Ebola” documentary wins Best Documentary at Mohamed Amin Africa Media Awards

Al Jazeera’s Liberia: Living With Ebola was named Best Documentary at the inaugural Mohamed Amin Media Awards (MAMA) in Nairobi, Kenya. Launched by Africa24 Media and Mo Sound, MAMA honours “the best quality, most innovative content and rising platforms that are changing the face of Africa.” In Liberia: Living with Ebola, Sierra Leone’s Emmy, BAFTA…