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- A new version of the D.H.Lawrence classic Women In Love will be filmed in South Africa and the locations for the film are still under wraps, but star Rosamund Pike will be playing the same part that won Glenda Jackson her first Oscar 40 years ago.
- The first Kenyan sci-fi film Pumzi was screened at the Sundance film festival from 22 to 30 January. The film was part of the New Africa Cinema Program funded by Focus Features’ Africa First short film program.
- A media hub has been opened by the United States in Johannesburgso that the US government message is visible, active and effective in advocating US policies, priorities, and actions with African audiences.