It takes a huge team to put together the product of a film that we tend to enjoy in our living rooms. I know this is obvious, but what is not so obvious is maybe how much the team involved takes home especially in Hollywood.
91ST OSCARS NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED; BLACK PANTHER NABS SEVEN NOMINATIONS
Black Panther a superhero film directed by Ryan Coogler has been hailed as a breakthrough for representation in Hollywood by smashing box office records last year. The film was the top-grossing film in North America in 2018, garnering more than $700 million in ticket sales in the U.S. and north of $1.3 billion worldwide.
1988 Second screening; this is how it went down
Filled with Pomp and color on 16th June 2018, Tufilamu Pictures held the 1988 second screening. 1988 a short film that highlights the happenings of the 80’s Kenyan society, that was too often characterized by civil rights infractions against free speech that too often were associated with violent torture at the infamous Nyayo Chambers.
Apple announces multi-year partnership with Oprah Winfrey
Apple has announced a unique, multi-year content partnership with Oprah Winfrey, the esteemed producer, actress, talk show host, philanthropist and CEO of OWN.
Will Kenya Film Industry ever catch up??
Recently, the Kenya Film Industry has been faced with lots of challenges key of them being, the recent notice by the Kenya Film Classification Board (KFCB) alerting the Kenyan creative economy community of mandatory licensing which has since seen calls for a national conversation on the board’s relevance and the suitability of its current office...
Black Panther passes the $1 billion mark at the global box office
Marvel’s “Black Panther” continues its record-breaking streak, passing the $1 billion mark at the global box office in just 26 days.
Liquid Telecom deploys 3km internet link in 24 hours to livestream Black Panther Premiere from Kisumu
Liquid Telecom Kenya, part of the leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, has built a 400Mbps connection across Kisumu City in just 24 hours in order to livestream the red carpet arrivals for the movie premiere of Kenya’s Black Panther this evening.
Kenyan Watu Wote film attack nominated for Oscars
A Kenyan film titled ‘Watu Wote – All of Us’ has been nominated for the Oscars. The film is based on a true story, following a terror attack in Mandera. Back in December 2015, a group of Kenyan Muslims travelling on a bus were ambushed by Islamist gunmen.
TOP TEN MOVIES TO WATCH DURING THE FESTIVE SEASON
The festive season is finally here with us, and what better way to relax than paying for that Video on Demand platform and staying glued to your screen or even rushing to the nearest theatre to catch a movie. Below is a list of 2017 productions that caught our eye. They are guaranteed to keep...