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South African makes top 10 in global film scoring competition. South African, Alun Richards, has been placed in the top 10 in the Vienna Symphonic Library International Film Score Competition with his composition for a scene from The Wolfman, starring Anthony Hopkins and Benicio Del Toro. Read the full story here.

Leoanrdo DiCaprio's production company Appian Way have teamed with Netflix to release the gorilla documentary Virunga. The wildlife film, directed by Orlando von Einsiedel, follows park rangers as they struggle to protect gorillas in Africa's oldest national park. According to Deadline, the film is part investigative journalism and part nature documentary as the rangers get caught in the crossfire of poachers, militia and developing industries. 'Virunga' will be available on the streaming service from November 7. Read the full story here.