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- For its 30th edition, the ‘International Film Festival of Munchen’, Germany awarded the third feature film of Senegalese filmmaker MoussaTouré, ‘La Pirogue’ as best foreign film with a trophy of Euros 30,000. This film had its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival 2012 in ‘Un Certain Regard’ selection.

- In South Africa, a 13-part 44-minute crime scene docu-drama with a three-tiered message produced by Clive Morris Productions will soon be broadcast on pay-TV channels M-Net and M-Net HD. Crimes Uncovered SA’s central message celebrates the world class detective, forensic and pathological expertise in South Africa. It also has the underlying message that crime does not pay and honours the victims and their families who have themselves paid the ultimate price.