US film companies back efforts in SA to transform industry, says dti

15 November 2018

Investment

Deputy Trade and Industry Minister Bulelani Magwanishe and the Motion Picture Association of America’s Marianne Grant after their meeting in Los Angeles. Photo: Supplied (dti)

Pretoria - The United States film and television industry association and member companies have expressed their support for efforts undertaken by the South African government to transform the industry as part of efforts to redress the imbalances of the past, the trade and industry department (dti) said on Sunday.

This was expressed in a meeting in Los Angeles on Saturday between the American Motion Picture Association (MPAA) and the South African delegation led by Deputy Trade and Industry Minister Bulelani Magwanishe, the dti said in a statement. Read the full article on IOL here.