Distribution News - In Brief
- Johannesburg based production company Moments Entertainment is delighted to announce the release of their new and ground breaking African musical – Cry of Love. Starring the legendary South African songbird Yvonne Chaka Chaka and award-winning actress Leleti Khumalo (Sarafina! Yesterday) this film is unique, the first of its kind: one part Ubuntu and one part Fame. The film has already been a big hit with young audiences at both Durban and Zanzibar International Film Festivals, and is due to be incorporated into an educational resource and used in workshops held in schools and universities across Africa, the UK and US. The UK based company Aya Distribution will be assisting with building this film into an educational resource to use in schools throughout the UK. For more information about this film please see the trailer here: Or follow on Facebook
- A minimum of eight matches of the East African Cricket league starting this weekend will be screened on Supersport. Following the extension of a two-year deal between East African Cricket Competitions and Supersport will air the East Africa Cup and the East Africa Premier League. New head of Supersport Africa Andre Venter said they are not strict on the number of games they will be seeking to air as the games will be running concurrently. "We hope that this will help expose our players to the rest of the world," said EACC chairman Shanji Patel.