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#AfricaCom: Why "African time" is now for African storytelling, by Africans

Yolisa Phahle, CEO of general entertainment at the MultiChoice Group, presented the final keynote session of the second day of AfricaCom 2019. As "a South African who lives and breathes the African dream," she explains why they're retelling possibly the greatest African story of all time, with global appeal...

By Leigh Andrews 14 Nov 2019

The digital dash for Africa

There are three weeks to go to AfricaCom 2019, Africa's biggest technology conference and expo...

25 Oct 2019

The right video for the right time

In Nielsen and Taboola's "Moment of Next" study, the two company's took a look at video-watching...

By Travis Bussiahn 24 Oct 2019

Growing Africa's fast-paced entertainment and media marketplace

DISCOP Joburg puts strong emphasis on African television projects in development and the booming animation sector...

21 Oct 2019

Creative producing for film

A 'Best Practices to Reach Your Audience' workshop will be held on the margins of the Marrakesh International Film Festival...

21 Oct 2019

Africa Rising International Film Fest returns to Newtown in November

The 2019 Africa Rising International Film Festival (Ariff) will be held at the Newtown Precinct in Johannesburg from 27 to 30 November...

21 Oct 2019

Egyptian film spotlights gender issues

'Between Two Seas' film highlights the various societal issues facing women, especially in rural areas...

18 Oct 2019

Telling real African stories

Over 200 entries were received from across the continent for the Discovery Real Stories partnership with the Jozi Film Festival and the winner was announced over the weekend...

9 Oct 2019

Empowering women filmmakers in Africa

LADIMA FOUNDATION Announces Partnership with the Dortmund I Cologne International Women's Film Festival...

7 Oct 2019

Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

Issued by 2 Oct 2019

Video Exchange Africa at AfricaCom 2019

Great content, innovative tech and commercial sustainability drive the new media space in Africa...

20 Sep 2019

Nairobi Animation du Monde 2020 winners announced

This year, East Africa produced a bumper crop of animation talent in the penultimate Animation du Monde 2020 preliminary round in Sub-Saharan Africa...

6 Sep 2019

Promoting African co-productions in film

A newly revamped and focused DISCOP JOHANNESBURG program will see a scope that goes beyond content buying and selling...

30 Aug 2019

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