Made with the support of the NFVF, The Shore Break, Unearthed and The Dream of Shahrazad were selected to appear at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA), the world's largest and most prestigious international documentary film festival.
Moses Babatope, CEO Talking Drum Entertainment is to be a judge on a panel of top UK film industry executives for Screen International's fifth annual Awards, celebrating excellence in film distribution, marketing, advertising and exhibition.
Locarno's co-production laboratory Open Doors returns to the African continent this year focusing on 25 Sub-Saharan countries from Angola to Zimbabwe having last shone the spotlight on French-speaking Sub-Saharan Africa in 2012. by By Martin Blaney
The 13th edition of Berlinale Talents (earlier known as Berlinale Talent Campus) is now calling for entries.
Jahmil XT Qubeka is in London, working on pre-production for the feature film The Riders which is based on a novel by Tim Winton and tells the story of a man searching across Europe for his missing wife, with his young daughter in tow.
Talking Drum Entertainment the visionary UK Company dedicated to the development and distribution of black film and TV content is to develop and produce its first slate of feature films alongside a number of exciting new filmmakers.
A South African delegation is attending this year's Cannes International Film Festival to mark 20 years of democracy in the country.
With topics ranging from drought and civil war to Cape Verdean coladeira music, directors from Africa are feted at two Finnish festivals.
British/Nigerian actor John Boyega who starred in the Nigerian epic Half of a Yellow Sun, the cult British film Attack the Block and recently wrapped up a recurring role on the Fox series "24: Live Another Day along with fellow Nigerian/American Star Gbenga Akinnagbe as beaten follow actors "Downton Abbey'
There are not many people who wouldn't want to be Lupita Nyong'o right now, only a few months ago this Kenyan actress was a complete unknown, then a great performance as Patsey in Steve McQueen's '12 Years a Slave' followed by a best supporting actress Oscar and she is the apple of the eyes of millions of