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TELEVISION

Botswana filmmaker produces TV series on high profile Africans
Billy Kokorwe, a filmmaker from Botswana, is currently in Paris working on the production of an African issues based television show titled Portrait of Africa. The thirteen episode series will pro...Read more

NEW MEDIA - MOBILE TV DSTV

VSN presents new BI layer with VOD and streaming platform
VSN’s advanced media management solution (with MAM, PAM and BPM modules)- and a Video on Demand and streaming platform, VSNWEBTV, are the main features which VSN Innovation and Media Solutions wil...Read more

africa

Kivu Ruhorahoza
Kivu Ruhorahoza is a Rwandan director, writer and producer whose film, Things of the Aimless Wanderer, was recently selected to appear in the Sundance Film Festival’s New Frontier section. Someday...Read more

BUSINESS - POLICY - LEGISLATION

The Foundry announces new majority owner
The Foundry has announced a new majority investment from HgCapital, a UK private equity firm which is perceived as a top investor in European software and is comprised of experts from technology a...Read more

TRACKING TECHNOLOGY

AUDIO & ACCESSORIES

Hit House introduces sound library geared at trailer industry
Music production company The Hit House has introduced Framework, a sound library created specifically to fill the needs of the motion picture trailer industry. The collection includes original hit...Read more

OUTSIDE BROADCAST TECHNOLOGY Discop

VidiGo reveals cloud based live multi-camera production workflow
VidiGo's R&D lab demonstrated the first streaming multi-viewers and streaming controlled user interfaces of their software based live TV production workflow......Read more

DISPLAYS & MONITORS

Tektronix wins award for WFM8300 Waveform Monitor
Tektronix, Inc., a provider of test, measurement and monitoring instrumentation, has received the NewBay Media NAB Best of Show Award for their WFM8300 Waveform Monitor with 4K support. NewBay Med...Read more

BROADBAND & IT

Alcatel-Lucent and KT to develop 5G mobile networks
Alcatel-Lucent has signed a memorandum of understanding with South Korean telecommunications provider, KT, under which the companies will collaborate to test technologies for the eventual introduc...Read more

4K and Ultra HD

Premiere Pro and DaVinci Resolve used to finish short film in 4K
AlphaDogs recently completed a 4K finish on director Zac Wong’s new film Revision, by relying on a combination of Adobe Premiere Pro and Blackmagic’s DaVinci Resolve. Assistant editor Rachel Bartl...Read more
Another step towards pan-African content creation
While we were working on this issue the news broke that a new, bi-annual edition of DISCOP Africa would be launching in June this year in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire......Read more
Target: June 2015?
As we kick off 2015, we find ourselves just five months away from the supposed deadline for Africa’s complete switchover to digital terrestrial television......Read more

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A team of park rangers protect Virunga National Park from armed militia, poachers and forces struggling to control Congo's rich natural resources...
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Wild Dog and Mrs Heart trailer
Animal welfare groups are the focus of South African director Riaan Hendricks’ latest film which features two inspectors...
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Hollywood in my Huis trailer
Stage 5 Films and Red Letter Day Pictures in association with Advantage Entertainment and kykNET present Hollywood in my Huis...
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French Toast trailer
When a photographer discovers a family secret in her mother’s diary she travels to Paris to find her lost sibling...
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