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17th -19th Feb 2015Digital Broadcasting Switchover Countdown!
@ 10th annual Digital Broadcasting Switchover Forum (DBSF) 2015

Hotel Indaba, Johannesburg, South Africa

Opportunities

Call for Nominations for the 09th South African Film and Television Award Lifetime Achievers

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) extend a call to the industry to nominate the 09th South African Film and Television Awards Lifetime Achievers. The SAFTAs Committee presents the Lifetime Achievement Award to individuals who have been instrumental in giving insight into different areas of the South African film and television sectors.

Opportunities

Encounters Documentary Producers Lab 2015 call for entries

Encounters South African International Documentary Festival, with the support of the National Lotteries Distribution Trust Fund (NLDTF), will host a Producers Lab to support teams from seven documentary companies. Participants will gain skills and tools necessary to operate optimally on the international scene.

People

FG confirms Alale as NIGCOMSAT CEO

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, has approved the appointment of Ms Abimbola Alale as the Managing Director, Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Communications Satellite (NIGCOMSAT) LTD).

Events

17th -19th Feb 2015

Digital Broadcasting Switchover Countdown!

@ 10th annual Digital Broadcasting Switchover Forum (DBSF) 2015

Hotel Indaba, Johannesburg, South Africa


28 Feb - 4 March 2015

Fespaco

Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

One of the largest African film festivals - see website.


17 au 22 March 2015

Le Festival de films africains de Luxor (LAFF)

Events

17th -19th Feb 2015

Digital Broadcasting Switchover Countdown!

@ 10th annual Digital Broadcasting Switchover Forum (DBSF) 2015

Hotel Indaba, Johannesburg, South Africa


28 Feb - 4 March 2015

Fespaco

Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

One of the largest African film festivals - see website.


17 au 22 March 2015

Le Festival de films africains de Luxor (LAFF)

Opportunities

The 2015 Torch Awards now open for entries

The 2015 Torch Awards is now open for entries. New York Festivals World’s Best Advertising℠ invites young creative talent from the ages of 18-25 to take part in the second annual Torch Awards, a unique competition that explores a creative challenge each year and offers mentor training on how to pitch their idea. This year’s challenge is a 60-second video.

People

The SABC appoints James Aguma as chief financial officer

On 5 January 2015, the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) announced that James Aguma has been appointed as the corporation’s chief financial officer (CFO). Before this appointment, Aguma was in charge of strategy and audit matters for the organisation.

Opportunities

MIFA 2015 call for project submissions

South Africans with short films, feature films, TV series and transmedia projects in concept stage can now apply for two opportunities to pitch their projects at the MIFA animation market, which takes place at the Annecy International Animation Festival from 17 to 19 June 2015.

People

Steve Kazanjian named president and CEO of PromaxBDA

Fortune 500 brand marketing executive and former vice president of Global Creative for MeadWestvaco Corporation (MWV) Steve Kazanjian, will use his entertainment brand expertise and years of industry experience in launching top-tier network packages, to lead as the new president and CEO of PromaxBDA.

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