Quentin Krog talks new film Ander Mens

28 August 2019 ipoadmin 0

For director Quentin Krog, Ander Mens is the type of film he wants people to “get lost in, laugh at and get thrilled by all at the same time”. Ander Mens is a wild and wacky experience that clearly makes Krog the ‘Tarantino’ of SA filmmakers. Offering an abundance of action […]

Steve Harvey to host African version of ‘Family Feud’

28 August 2019 ipoadmin 0

American celebrity and television host, Steve Harvey will launch and host Fremantle’s Family Feud in South Africa and Ghana. In a unique deal with Fremantle, Harvey’s media company Steve Harvey Global has received the rights to license the format for the African versions of Family Feud. The local versions will be […]

Realness Institute confirms Sundance partnership

26 August 2019 ipoadmin 0

In an exciting development for African producers, a long-hinted-at collaboration is finally official. Realness founders and film producers Elias Ribeiro and Bongiwe Selane teased the announcement during the Realness Residency that took place recently at Cannes, but it is now confirmed that Realness Institute, EAVE and the International Film Festival Rotterdam […]

DISCOP JOBURG 2019

26 August 2019 ipoadmin 0

A newly revamped and focused DISCOP JOHANNESBURG program will see a scope that goes beyond content buying and selling. In line with DISCOP Market’s vision to promote the commerce and co-production of multi-screen entertainment content across Africa, the upcoming edition, to be held from 20 to 22 November, will put a strong emphasis on […]

SABC looks to reverse irregular appointments

21 August 2019 ipoadmin 0

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) on Monday announced that it will file an application at the Labour Court on Tuesday, seeking to have irregular appointments within the Corporation declared unlawful, invalid and set aside. These are appointments that are deemed to have been effected without following relevant SABC policies. […]