* 21st to 29th May 2010
FCAT – The Festival de Cine Africano de Tarifa
Venue: Tarifa, Spain
Tarifa African Film Festival celebrates its seventh edition this year. This event will screen up to 113 African films, offering €48,500 in prize money through 8 different awards.
* 3-4 June 2010
SAMRA 2010 Conference
Venue: Mount Grace Country House and Spa
Johannesburg, South Africa
The conference is organised by the South African Marketing Research Association calling all Research Stake holders.
For further information visit www.samra.co.za
Contact Paul Haupt Tel: + 27 11 463 5340
*16-27 June 2010
2010 Edinburgh International Film Festival
Venue: Edinburgh, Scotland.
The Festival is internationally regarded as a focus for discovery, a celebration of cinema, a centre of debate and a catalyst for new films. EIFF is committed to screening high quality new short and feature film and video work in all genres from around the world.
Please note all submitted films should be no more than 12 months old by June 2010 and EIFF requires at least UK premiere status.
click for details (http://www.edfilmfest.org.uk/)
* 24-30 June 2010
Africa on Screen Festival
venue: South Africa, Johannesburg
Africa on Screen, the annual African Film Festival, is calling for entries from Africans for the 2010 edition of the festival to be held on 24-30 June.
*5-7 July 2010
venue: Rhodes Uni., Grahamstown, S.A.
click for details: http://www.highwayafrica.com/
*11-28 July 2010
RWANDA FILM FESTIVAL
venue: Kigali, Rwanda
click for details: http://www.africultures.com/php/index.php?nav=murmure&no=5472
*10-18 July 2010
ZANZIBAR INTERNATIONAL FILMFESTIVAL (ZIFF)
*2-3 August 2010
The Internet Show Africa
Venue: Sandton Convention Centre - Johannesburg, SA.
There are four seminar theatres themed around the following: Digital advertising and marketing, Web 2.0 and social networking, e-commerce and payments, Content management and streaming.
click for details (http://www.terrapinn.com/2010/africa/)
* 27 September to 29 September 2010
Intensive Short Course on Ecological Broadcasting for students
University of Johannesburg - Johannesburg, South Africa
In co-operation with the North-South-South Exchange Programme, SACOMM’s Focus Group on Film presents an intensive short course in Ecological Broadcasting.
Contact details: Professor Nathalie Hyde-Clark at firstname.lastname@example.org and
Ayesha Lodewyk at email@example.com
* 4-8 October 2010
MIPCOM, the premier global TV programming market event.
Early rate registration until the 22th. July
* 21 October to 5 November 2010
Africa in Motion (AiM) Film Festival 2010
Venue: Africa in Motion 2010 will take place at Filmhouse Cinema and other venues in Edinburgh, Scotland.
UK's largest annual African film festival.
This year, much longer than the usual ten days of festivities because it is the festival’s fifth birthday!
Organisers will not only screen the best films they have come across over the past year, but also organise lots of complementary events across Edinburgh, with each day of the festival dedicated to a different theme, including: independence, dance, music, fashion and design, children, poetry, sport, and the environment.
To watch trailers, clips, interviews, shorts and documentaries from the festival, check out the AiM TV channel: http://www.africa-in-motion.ethical.tv/
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* 2-3 November 2010
IPTV MEA Forum 2010
Venue: Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai.
*6-14 Nov. 2010
Venue: Besançon, France.
African film festival.
click for details (http://www.lumieresdafrique.com)
*27-28 Nov. 2010
African Film in the Digital Era
CONFERENCE: Filming Against the Odds; A Major 2 day Conference on African Cinema, jointly organised by the London African Film Festival and the Africa Media Centre University of Westminster Africa Media Centre (AMC) and in association with the Communication and Media Research Institute (CAMRI) and Communication Research in Arts and Media (CREAM). Details and call for papers will follow shortly at http://www.africaatthepictures.co.uk/london-african-film-festival/index.php
enquiries : firstname.lastname@example.org
* 22nd - 24th March 2011
IPTV World Forum 2011
Venue: Olympia, London UK