* 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

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.

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* 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

Highway Africa

venue: Rhodes Uni., Grahamstown, S.A.

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*11-28 July 2010


venue: Kigali, Rwanda

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*10-18 July 2010


venue: Tanzania

*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.

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* 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 and
Ayesha Lodewyk at

* 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:

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* 2-3 November 2010

IPTV MEA Forum 2010

Venue: Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai.

*6-14 Nov. 2010

Lumières d'Afrique

Venue: Besançon, France.

African film festival.

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*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

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* 22nd - 24th March 2011

IPTV World Forum 2011

Venue: Olympia, London UK