Content News - In Brief


- In South Africa: Roger Horrocks has launched AfricaSUB  to offer underwater filming and photography services for TV, documentaries, features and commercials. Roger was named South African Photographer of the Year at the PICA Awards in 2010 and was nominated for an Emmy in 2011 for Outstanding Cinematography - Nature for his work on Into The Dragon’s Lair alongside Didier Noirot and the Foster brothers. For more information, visit 

- Seven other films were in the running but only Darrell Roodt's Little One really looked like a shoo-in to be SA's submission at next years' Oscars in the best foreign language category. Full story by Lindiwe Ndlovu. 

- South Africa's premier film, TV and performance school opens its new campus in Durban in 2013, and prospective students and interested stakeholders are invited to attend an Open Day on the new campus on Saturday, October 6, 2012. full story

- The recently released Kenyan film, Nairobi Half Life, directed by Tosh Gitonga, has been submitted for the Best Foreign Language Film category of the 85th Academy Awards (Oscars), to take place in Los Angeles in February 2013.