A pan-African co-production that's set to lense in Uganda is recasting an Italian classic in a contemporary African setting.
In a big pre-emptive buy, New Regency has acquired "Business Trip," a comedy pitch from "The Pursuit of Happyness" scribe Steve Conrad.
Uma Thurman will topline indie drama "Girl Soldier" for Caspian Pictures, portraying a cleric who helped rescue 140 schoolgirls abducted in Uganda.
A rambunctious, stylish shout-out from Uganda, "Divizionz" marks an entirely fresh alternative to every dominant trend in African filmmaking.
When producer Lisa Bryer optioned the novel "The Last King of Scotland" years ago, she expected that if it was ever filmed, it would shoot in South Africa, which has a filmmaking infrastructure…
In South Africa, Jaco Espach is your film production go-to guy. The veteran location manager is on a roll, having wrapped "Catch a Fire" earlier this year after working on 2006 foreign-language…
"ABC Africa," which takes place amid the children's hospitals and orphanages of AIDS-stricken, war-ravaged Uganda, is an unfettered examination of children's issues that dates back to Abbas…
Struggle for existence insofar as a native tribe is concerned is leisurely told in Man of Africa, a semi-documentary filmed in the more remote parts of Uganda. To the picture's credit it eschews the…