SABC considers laying criminal charges against Hlaudi

The SABC's interim board is on a mission to claw back millions of rands paid to disgraced former COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng. TimesLive reports...

Nu Metro Cinemas appoints new GM

On 1 December Nu Metro Cinemas confirmed the appointment of Nitesh Matai as its new general manager...

New SASFED board elected

The 2009/2010 board of the South African Screen Federation (SASFED) was elected at the SASFED AGM held on 20 June in Johannesburg with a video audio link to Cape Town.

Channel 4 tightens its belt

UK commercial broadcaster Channel 4 is preparing to tighten its belt. At the Edinburgh TV Festival last month Channel 4 had already warned producers to expect budget cutbacks.

First Grader tops UIP box office

The UK-Kenya-South Africa co-production, The First Grader (17 prints), was in top spot of UIP’s Top 8 for the weekend of 23 to 25 September. It made a very handy R107,253 in its opening weekend.

Decline in LA feature production

As a sign of the economic times and the possible threat of an actors’s strike, as well as the runaway production trend, Los Angeles has seen its weakest ever quarter in off-lot feature production.

Set-top box dispute goes to arbitration

Two set-top box manufacturers are headed to formal arbitration proceedings — and possibly to court...

Struggling Sony vows to bounce back

The New York Times reports that Sony Corporation’s recently appointed CEO Kazuo Hirai stated at a news conference last week that the time for the electronics giant to change is now.

Interactive adspend looks good, despite economy

Some 72 per cent of interactive marketers expect to either maintain interactive spending levels this year or increase them...

Euro digital cinema on a roll

British-based d-cinema integrator Arts Alliance Media (AAM) has secured €50 million ($68 million) which will be used for AAM's ambitious rollout of digital cinema across Europe over the next two years, "subject to final documentation".
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