The film that made a country build a cinema

Last year, Chadian filmmaker Mahamet-Saleh Haroun's movie 'A Screaming Man' won the Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival. That great achievement and the even greater movie behind it remains relatively obscure within the circles of African cultural achievement.

NFVF Short Film Competition

The National Film and Video Foundation, invites filmmakers to submit short film scripts to be considered for the 2011 NFVF Short Film Competition. The short film scripts can be in any genre but have to either be in an indigenous language and/ or be written by women.

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs Sequel Will be Original Story

When the animated film 'Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs' was released in 2009, it became an instant hit grossing $243 million worldwide.

A sequel was quickly greenlit, which was to be based on the "Pickles to Pittsburgh" book, a follow-up to "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs" book.

Gets to the heart of San issues

This documentary was never made with a wide audience in mind. Instead, it is a film that records a dying culture meant to be viewed by the subjects, their tribe and their children. by Theresa Smith

Illegal Film Downloads 'Rise By 30% in UK'

The number of illegally downloaded films in the UK has gone up nearly 30% in five years, according to research by internet consultancy firm Envisional.

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