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EXCLUSIVE | Rising Nations Cinematic Benchmark Series, PART ONE: AFRICA

Rising Africa uniquely sounds like a Hollywood movie title and with its rapidly expansive and changing dynamics, Africa has propelled into joining the fastest growing nations in cinema exhibition. Driven by democratic movement and better governance with elections reflecting societal change across several countries, we begin the cinematic benchmark series reviewing Africa’s vitality and the…

Vivendi opens first of 100 African cinemas in Cameroon

| French utilities and media conglomerate Vivendi has opened the first cinema in Yaounde, Cameroon with plans to open 100 screens across Africa | According to Celluloid Junkie, the CanalOlympia screen is part of “a slow resurgence in cinema in sub-Saharan Africa, led by countries such as Nigeria, as the continent’s growing middle class develops an…