Special Feature: Filming in Namibia

10 February 2022 ipoadmin 0

Advertorial Namib Film was founded in 2000 and we started with humble beginnings by scouting locations for visiting producers and providing location logistics for various productions. From there onwards, we have built from strength to strength with a vast array of productions through our door. Namib Film  has facilitated Hollywood studio […]

EXCO Message December 2021

15 December 2021 ipoadmin 0

Dear Colleagues We come to the end of what has been another exceptionally challenging year for the industry, not just due to the ongoing impact of Covid-19 and travel restrictions, but particularly due to challenges emanating from our government, most notably the DTIC. Please see the update in the ‘DTIC […]

COVID Safety Update from The Public Safety Company

5 December 2021 ipoadmin 0

The Public Safety Company is an affiliate member of the IPO. While the jury is still out on the science of Omicron, a few observations:83% of our positive cases are symptomatic About 67% of the cases are unvaccinatedVaccinated patients exhibit very mild symptoms onlyWe can show much clearer transmission links in […]

The creative industry is a major tool for Africa’s GDP growth

28 November 2021 ipoadmin 0

Africa’s creative industry represents a potent instrument that could grow the GDP of African countries and pull the continent’s youth out of poverty, Prof. Benedict Oramah, President of the African Import Export Bank (Afreximbank), said at the two-day Creative Africa Nexus (CANEX) at the Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2021) in Durban, […]

Welcome new EXCO members

2 November 2021 ipoadmin 0

The IPO is delighted to welcome four new EXCO members to our team after they were voted in at the recent IPO Annual General Meeting. Bradley Joshua is the CEO and Executive Producer at Gambit Films. With a focus on Business development and growth through content, Bradley is the force behind […]

Nominations for 2021/22 EXCO

25 October 2021 ipoadmin 0

Thank you for participating in the Voting for the 2021/ 2022 Executive Committee. There are currently 4 open seats on the EXCO, so all paid-up IPO members may vote for up to 4 candidates. Each INDIVIDUAL & INTRODUCTORY MEMBER vote carries a weight of 1 point; A COMPANY PRODUCER MEMBER […]