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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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South African directs viral Skrillex music video

Issued by Egg Films

Egg Films’ Terence Neale directed the music video for Ragga Bomb, Skrillex’s collaboration with British jungle pioneers Ragga Twins.

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A Constellation of Stars comes to South Africa for AMAA Nominations

Issued by The Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA)

Come the 2nd of April, The Africa Film Academy will host African filmmakers and celebrities during the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards Nominations event to be held at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg.

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When going gangsta is an act

Issued by Independent Newspaper Ltd

Actor Brendon Daniels, soon to be seen in locally shot prison gang feature film, Four Corners, recently won a Fleur du Cap award for best actor in a drama for theatre production Rooiland and will also be in Donovan Marsh's film, Number Number.

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FCB Johannesburg Dominates Millward Brown Best-Liked Ads List

Issued by C-Cubed Communications

CB Johannesburg has dominated Millward Brown’s Best Liked Ads List for the final quarter of 2013 with three ads making it into the Top 10.

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Call for Entries for Wildscreen Film Festival and the Jackson Hole Science and Media Awards

Issued by Wild Talk Africa

The call for entries is now open for both the Panda Awards and the Jackson Hole Science and Media Awards, don’t miss this opportunity to have your film be featured in the world’s most recognized natural history film festival.

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