Distribution News - In Brief


A documentary film on Cote d’Ivoire’s President Laurent Gbagbo is touring Mali and Burkina. Titled "A man, a vision”, it has been directed by Mrs. Hanny Tchelley Etibou. Two dates were set - 14 and 24 September, 2010 - to unveil the film to cine buffs, politics and lovers of the 7th art of Mali and Burkina Faso. In Burkina Faso, the ''Neerwaya Film, Ouagadougou cinema” will project the documentary. It should be noted that these dates give the starting signal of a large international tour of film in Africa and Europe. The film traces the political and unremitting struggle between the Gbagbo today, President of Côte d'Ivoire. This production was presented in its world premiere on May 31, 2010 at the Culture Palace of Bernard Binlin Dadie, Abidjan Treichville.

- The community of Agter Witzenberg Valley in South Africa’s Cape winelands district will now be able to pick up TV signal transmission for the SABC channels 1 and 3 and the free-to-air channel, e.tv, following the switch on of the TV base station by the minister of communications Siphiwe Nyanda.