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Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana lead AMAA Nominations

Issued by The Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA)

Motion picture practitioners from Nigeria, South Africa and Ghana are leading the pack in the race to win the coveted prizes at the 2014 edition of the Africa Movie Academy Awards scheduled to take place at the oil-rich state of Bayelsa in Nigeria

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Al Jazeera's Fault Lines wins two Peabody Awards

Issued by KEViN LiKES

Fault Lines was honoured with two Peabody Awards for the films Haiti in a Time of Cholera and Made in Bangladesh.

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The Foundry User Groups invite 3D and VFX artists to Cape Town and Johannesburg events

Issued by Touchvision

Touchvision are excited to bring to the creative industry 'The Foundry User Groups' in Cape Town and Johannesburg, graciously hosted at The Animation Schools premises.

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FCB Creative Circle’s Best Performing Agency

Issued by C-Cubed Communications

With three different agencies featuring at the Creative Circle’s Ad of the Year Awards last week (April 3), FCB South Africa has emerged as the best performing agency group.

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100 days detained - Al Jazeera English Staff in Egypt

Issued by KEViN LiKES

To mark the 100th day of the detention of Al Jazeera English staff Peter Greste, Mohammed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed, Al Jazeera is urging people to join in by sending their own personal messages to the detainees on social media using the hashtag #Fr

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Television and Film Stars honoured at SAFTA's 2014

Issued by National Film and Video Foundation

South Africa’s biggest television and films stars were honoured at the glitzy 8th annual Safta awards on Saturday at Gallagher Estate in Johannesburg. Here is the list of all the winners.


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South African creates groundbreaking health series for Al Jazeera

Issued by KEViN LiKES

Premiering on Al Jazeera English on 10 April 2014, Lifelines: The Quest for Global Health highlights the work of inspiring Africans on the frontline of public health.

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Egg Films & Net#work BBDO wins Ad of the Year

Issued by Egg Films

Last night, Mercedes-Benz Colleague won the film category at Creative Circle Ad of the Year. Congratulations to executive creative directors Brent Singer and Jenny Glover, as well as director Bruno Bossi, for a job well done.

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The Foundry User Groups in Johannesburg and Cape Town

Issued by Touchvision

Touchvision are hosting "The Foundry" user groups this month in South Africa.

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Charmaine Lautré joins Refinery

Issued by KEViN LiKES

Charmaine Lautré has joined Johannesburg-based post-production facility Refinery as their cinema post-producer.

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