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KOCCA to expand online market platforms to promote Korean content

Korea Times 22 Apr 2021
The state-run agency plans to hold online marketing events for Korean media content ― in June and October ― to target regions that are fairly new to Korean content, such as North Africa, Arabian countries and India. KOCCA aims to introduce TV dramas, reality and documentary series, and other Korean content to the different countries.

Book review: The surfers who braved sharks to ride Africa’s mightiest wave

Taipei Times 21 Apr 2021
New book Afrosurf captures Africa’s overlooked surf culture — and celebrates its heroes, who’d ride colossal waves at beaches they were often banned from ... Three centuries later, American director Bruce Brown landed in Africa to film segments of the classic 1966 surf documentary The Endless Summer in Senegal, Ghana and Nigeria.

Jewz in the Newz

The American Israelite 20 Apr 2021
2021 ... Writers, Live Action Short Film, Documentary, Music ... The popular documentary “My Octopus Teacher” is nominated for best documentary feature ... a (real) “burned-out” documentary maker returns to South Africa and ‘heals’ via snorkeling in an ocean kelp forest, where he sort of becomes friends with an astonishingly intelligent octopus ... .

Lucy The Human Chimp: Viewers heartbroken at tragic ending of monkey raised from birth as a human

Metro UK 19 Apr 2021
Channel 4 documentary Lucy The Human Chimp has left viewers heartbroken with the devastating effects of a monkey forced to live life as a human ... Hiring Janis Carter as a caretaker, they sent Lucy to Africa in order to learn about how to acclimatise to the wild ... Once Lucy hit puberty, the Tamberlins hired Janis to take her to Africa (Picture.

Introducing twelve SPARBAR® next gen superstars of the future!

Omaha World-Herald 19 Apr 2021
Two of them being only 5 years old, these mini fighters cause a buzz in their communities ... 1) PrinceThe Buzz’ Larbie (age 8) There’s a strong force coming from Ghana, Africa ... A BBC documentary about Prince went viral, and he does not only have the whole nation of Africa behind him, but the international community and team of the SPARBAR® brand ... .

Foundation wins UN SDG action award, reiterates commitment to gender equality

Business Day Online 18 Apr 2021
STER collaborated with the BBC Africa Eye to engage in an investigative documentary to highlight the spate of sexual harassment in Nigeria and has continued to facilitate engagements with legislators on capacity-building for students within tertiary institutions ... .

Youth advocates face threats on the front line of climate change

Taipei Times 18 Apr 2021
By Eleonore Hughes / AFP, PARIS ... As well as helping to shed light on plastic waste exportation to Kenya as part of the “Africa is not a dumpster” campaign, Mtai is working on a documentary on the issue ... As a top oil producer and Africa’s largest economy, Uchendu said that Nigeria had a crucial role to play in battling the destruction of nature ... .

Sir David Attenborough says Covid-19 has provided welcome respite for natural world

TVNZ 16 Apr 2021
The world-renowned naturalist has made a documentary observing how our relationship with wildlife has changed in the past year ... Among the animals featured are penguins roaming the streets of South Africa ... The documentary debuts today, ahead of Earth Day.

The Africa Channel is Now Available to Millions More Xfinity TV Customers

The Tennessee Tribune 16 Apr 2021
Philadelphia, PA – The Africa Channel (TAC), the longest running Independent, minority owned, media company focused on ... The channel is a showcase for outstanding English language television series, feature films, documentaries and news about Africa and the global African Diaspora.

Two enlightening docs: ‘Gunda,’ ‘The Last Animals’

San Francisco Examiner 16 Apr 2021
As it immerses viewers in the world of farm animals and debunks the notion that such creatures don’t have feelings, this people-free documentary is unique and stunning ...The Last Animals” is an urgent documentary about how poaching is threatening rhinos and elephants in Africa.

DJ K.O releases ‘Jejely’, the forerunner to his upcoming EP 'Amapiano' (Vol 1)

Ghana Web 16 Apr 2021
‘Jejely’, his first single off his EP titled 'Amapiano' (Vol 1), features Nigerian-American artist, Tobby Drillz ... However, his talents extend further than working with some of Africa’s most innovative musicians. He’s also had his hand in other projects including the Kevin Durant documentary, ‘’Basketball Country ... Join our Newsletter. .

Stop funding our destruction, say climate change activists facing threatsAt least 212 environmental campaigners worldwide ...

Deccan Herald 16 Apr 2021
Also Read ... Indra Nooyi ... Also Read ... As well as helping to shed light on plastic waste exportation to Kenya as part of the "Africa is not a dumpster" campaign, Mtai is working on a documentary on the issue ... But as a top oil producer and Africa's largest economy, Uchendu said Nigeria had a crucial role to play in battling the destruction of nature ... ....

Battle of the airwaves for Philip's funeral: Huw Edwards, Tom Bradby and Dermot Murnaghan will ...

The Daily Mail 16 Apr 2021
The BBC, ITV and Sky News will go head-to-head with live coverage of the Duke of Edinburgh's funeral tomorrow as all three broadcasters plan an afternoon of special coverage to attract millions of viewers across Britain ... Share ... Bradby hosted an ITV documentary in South Africa in 2019 which Harry used to publicly confirm a feud with his brother ... .

Praises pour in for SA filmmaker who bagged a best documentary Bafta

Beijing News 15 Apr 2021
A South African filmmaker has won a Bafta for his Netflix documentary .The documentary was filmed in Cape Town, focusing on marine life.The film has also been nominated for an Oscar ... South Africa's 'My Octopus Teacher' wins best documentary at Baftas ... The documentary, which was filmed in Cape Town, has been viewed worldwide.


Eugine Weekly 15 Apr 2021
When we interview candidates here at Eugene Weekly, we try to do that digging ... We’ve all read it several times, but the PBS documentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick sent us back to this quick read ... Even if you can’t stand Hemingway, the documentary is worth your time because of the great footage of Paris, the wars, Africa, Spain, Cuba and more.