IDC and NFVF announce new initiative to promote black filmmakers

Mon, 21 Jul 2014
 The IDC and the NFVF have announced a new initiative targeting local filmmakers and producers...

NFVF shows continued support to DIFF

Mon, 21 Jul 2014
 The NFVF will have a valuable presence at DIFF, which is currently running until 27 July 2014 at nin

Videovision Entertainment a loyal sponsor to DFM

Sat, 19 Jul 2014
 Videovision Entertainment, SA's premier film and distribution company, will present their esteemed R

The National Film and Video Foundation participates at the Grahamstown National Arts Festival

Fri, 11 Jul 2014
 The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) is once again participating at the National Arts Fes

Rupert Murdoch shows interest in acquiring Time Warner

Thu, 10 Jul 2014
 Rupert Murdoch, media mogul and CEO of Twenty-First Century Fox, has demonstrated his intent to expa

SABC settles on a new COO

Wed, 09 Jul 2014
 Following recommendations from the SABC board, Communications Minister Faith Muthambi has announced

NFVF announces new council

Wed, 02 Jul 2014
 In early June, a very short time after the swearing in of the new Minister of Arts and Culture, Mr

NFVF seeks tender proposals

Mon, 30 Jun 2014
 The National Film and Video Foundation is seeking proposals for an audience research tender...

SABC instructed by communications minister to appoint new CEO

Wed, 25 Jun 2014
 Newly appointed communications minister Faith Muthambi announced a number of objectives she will b

CNN International appoints new regional sales vice president

Fri, 20 Jun 2014
 advertising, sales, business, brandCNN International has appointed Antonio Canto to build on the channel’s commercial success in Southe

IBC President dies

Tue, 17 Jun 2014
 John Wilson, longstanding chairman of the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) passed away

A message from the GFC

Wed, 11 Jun 2014
 The Gauteng Film Commission would like to thank all industry individuals and organisations for havin

New NFVF council members announced

Mon, 09 Jun 2014
 objectives, Arts, Culture, leadershipThe National Film and Video Foundation have announced new council members, appointed by the Minister

SACAA sets the record straight regarding the use of unmanned aircraft systems

Thu, 05 Jun 2014
 ban, Civil, Aviation, regulationsOn 3 June the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) released a statement in response to rec

In memoriam: Gregory John Walsh

Mon, 02 Jun 2014
 At the end of April, the broadcasting industry was rocked by the tragic death of Greg Walsh of Pro

Siyabonga Cwele named new minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services

Mon, 26 May 2014
 Communications, Zuma, Cabinet, Secrecy, BillFollowing his inauguration, President Jacob Zuma announced the members of his new Cabinet on 25 May,

New immigration laws threaten foreign film investment

Fri, 23 May 2014
 New visa rules issued by the South African Department of Home Affairs, which apply to international

SA Civil Aviation Authority bans camera drones

Fri, 23 May 2014
 UAV, film, economy, associationThe South African Civil Aviation Authority has executed an immediate prohibition on the use of unman

NFVF to represent SA at the Cannes International film festival

Tue, 13 May 2014
 NFVF film fundingIn an initiative to encourage interest in the local film industry and to market South Africa as a pr

National Film and Video Foundation calls for industry professionals to serve on advisory panels

Mon, 12 May 2014
 The National Film and Video Foundation Council calls for nominations of individuals to serve as me

‘360-degree’ approach for SABC3

Fri, 02 May 2014
 Among several new appointments at the national broadcaster in the past month were new channel head

SABC2: ‘citizen-focused programming’

Fri, 02 May 2014
 Assuming leadership of SABC2, the national broadcaster’s news, lifestyle and entertainment channel

Global Access moves ahead with new MD

Fri, 02 May 2014
 Global Access, the broadcasting and digital signage service provider, was long associated with the

ICASA grants five new individual subscription broadcasting licences

Tue, 29 Apr 2014
 The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa has announced that it has conditionally gra

Kenya’s digital broadcasters cease transmission of free-to-air channels

Thu, 24 Apr 2014
 Africa, Pay-tv, DTTIn April the Supreme Court of Kenya ruled that the country was not yet ready for digital migration,