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- Independent Film and TV content producers taking part in DISCOP AFRICA 2013 will also have the privilege to attend DISCOPRO, the ultimate coproduction forum centered on Africa. Designed to meet the ambitions of new generations of multiscreen content creators DISCOPRO will combine fund-raising, distribution and hands-on training opportunities.
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- BBC Worldwide announced today that it has commissioned a third series of SAFTA award-winning (South African Film and Television Awards) and critically-acclaimed ratings hit Come Dine With Me South Africa in a deal with ITV Studios Global Entertainment.

- This month, the Africa Channel celebrates the 50th anniversary of Africa Day with a special weekend of documentaries, films and music. Gripping new episodes of Jacob’s Cross continue this month, and a brand new mockumentary series from the Caribbean – Keeping Up with the Joneses! – is expected to make the audience laugh.