Nigeria's first film fest think the time is right for African cinema to boost its presence.
Rachid Bouchareb's "Outside the Law" is Algeria's selection for the foreign-language Oscar.
Daoud Abdel Sayed's "Messages From the Sea" is Egypt's selection for a nomination in the foreign language Oscar race.
Senegalese singer Youssou N'Dour two years after his plans were put on hold by government officials.
Female African filmmakers gather in South Africa this week for the Women of the Sun Film Festival.
The Burundi Film Festival is back, and with a mission.
A rival to South Africa's largest pay TV platform looks set to fold this month, just weeks before it was due to make its long-overdue debut.
Following on the heels of pay TV provider MultiChoice, which launched South Africa's first streaming mobile TV service Aug. 1, Vodacom is unveiling its own mobile service this month.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%