Content News: In Brief
- More productions on green issues are to be expected: Climate change, Global warming, Greenhouse effects are on South African consumers' minds: this is what revealed Synovate through a recent survey. When environmentally conscious respondents were asked what role media should play in the issue of climate change, 84% said it should be 'educating and informing the public'. People rated TV as the best media source for climate change information, followed closely by websites.
- South African film Themba: A Boy Called Hope has scooped the Unicef Child Rights Award at the 2010 Zanzibar International Film Festival (Ziff). The film's director, Pretoria-born Stefanie Sycholt, received the prize at the film's Cologne premiere in Germany at the beginning of this month.