Category: Films & Movies

Three Controversial African Film Directors Meet on Aljazeera’s ‘South2North’

Three Controversial African Film Directors Meet on Aljazeera’s ‘South2North’

On Friday, 2nd August 2013, Jahmil TX Qubeka, the director ‘Of Good Report’…a movie recently banned at the just ended 34th edition of the Durban International Film Festival, will join Cameroon’s Jean-Pierre Bekolo, Director of ‘Le President’…on the leadership in Cameroon and Angola’s João Viana, Director of ‘The Battle of Tabata’ On Aljazeera TV’s ‘South […]

Ban on South African Film for Alleged Child Pornography Overturned

Ban on South African Film for Alleged Child Pornography Overturned

A ban on South African film titled ‘Of Good Report’ produced and directed by South African Film Director Jahmil XT Qubeka has been overturned. The movie ‘Of Good Report’ was banned by South Africa’s Film and Publication Board for allegedly showing ‘child pornography.Before the ban, ‘Of Good Report’ was supposed to be screened on the […]

South African Film Solely Produced by Women Wins Film Festival Audience Award

South African Film Solely Produced by Women Wins Film Festival Audience Award

  A South African Film called ‘Felix’ which last Saturday 27th of July 2013 won audience award at the 34th Durban International Film Festival is the first South African film written, directed, shot, edited and line produced by women since the start of South Africa’s democracy. Felix was created by a predominantly female creative team, […]

South African Movie ‘Felix’ Wins Audience Award at Durban International Film Festival

South African Movie ‘Felix’ Wins Audience Award at Durban International Film Festival

South African Movie ‘Felix’ has won the audience Award at the 34th Durban International Film Festival which is Southern Africa’s premiere film festival. The Festival took place from 18 – 28 July 2013. The audience award was announced last Saturday 27th of July 2013 at the closing night event at the Suncoast CineCentre Cinema in […]

+237 Elegance Movie Awards Gala Night 2013 Coming Soon in Amsterdam

+237 Elegance Movie Awards Gala Night 2013 Coming Soon in Amsterdam

The clock is ticking and the countdown to the +237 Elegance 2013 Summer Cocktail Party and Movie Awards Gala Night 2013 had already begun. Cameroonian movie producers, Directors, actors, sponsors, partners and fans mostly in the Diaspora are gearing up for what is expected to be an exciting award night on August 31st, 2013 in […]

Cameroonian Movie Wins ‘Best African film of 2013’ at AMA Awards

Cameroonian Movie Wins ‘Best African film of 2013’ at AMA Awards

For the first time ever in an Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) or Africa’s Oscars, a Cameroonian movie has won the Special Jury Award in order words, the award for Africa Movie Academy Awards Best African film of 2013. The Movie is this discussion is called ‘Ninah’s Dowry’ written, produced and directed by Cameroonian born […]

Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) 2013. Check out the winners.

Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) 2013. Check out the winners.

The 9th edition of Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) or “Africa’s Oscars” for film and cinema took place on Saturday 20th April, 2013 in the Nigerian town of Yenagoa, capital of Bayelsa State. This year’s edition of the prestigious award was tagged ‘Africa One’. The event was hosted by Comedian Ayo Makun and British/Ghanaian television […]

Africa Movie Academy Awards (African Oscars) Takes Place Tonight in Nigeria

Africa Movie Academy Awards (African Oscars) Takes Place Tonight in Nigeria

The “who and who” of the African Movie world including a list of non-African celebrities (the Glitz and glamour) are already in the Nigerian town of Yenagoa, capital of Bayelsa State for this weekend’s 9th edition of the hugely popular Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) or “African Oscars” ceremony. Three films, Elelwani from South Africa, […]

Nigerian Veteran Nollywood Actor Justus Esiri has Died

Nigerian Veteran Nollywood Actor Justus Esiri has Died

Justus Esiri who became famous for his role in the popular 80?s sitcom, Village Headmaster. has died at the age of 71. According to unconfirmed sources, the veteran actor died of diabetes. His dead comes as a shock to most of his fans worldwide. Mr. Justus Esiri was born in November 1942 in Oria, Abraka, […]

Nollywood Star Engages to Boost Cameroon film Industry

“Cameroon Deserves more than what African Movie Celebrities have been giving her” By Fon Irene Zih (Cameroon Correspondent) The multi-talented Nigerian actress, Stella Damasus, has begun a move to help improve the way screenwriters, directors, producers, actors and actresses carry on film business in Cameroon. On a visit to scout the potential of this West […]