Facebook Opens First African Office

Although there is increasing talk about the decline of Facebook usage, and it’s becoming more common to hear of people deleting or deactivating their Facebook accounts, the social media network continues to expand and grow into new markets. In June 2015, Facebook opened its first African office located in Johannesburg, South Africa. Continue reading below to find out more.  Facebook has … Continue reading Facebook Opens First African Office

Screenwriting Lab to Be Held at Zanzibar International Film Festival 2015

From July 18-25, 2015, the Maisha Foundation will run an 8-day intensive screenwriting lab at the 2015 edition of the Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF). Applications are currently open. Read on to learn more.   ZUKU is once again proud to welcome Maisha Film Lab to Zanzibar for a screenwriting lab to be held at ZIFF 2015. Applications for … Continue reading Screenwriting Lab to Be Held at Zanzibar International Film Festival 2015

Selma (Movie) to Open ZIFF 2015

This year, the Academy Award- and Golden Globe Award-winning film Selma will officially open the Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) 2015 on Thursday, July 18. The Selma movie is a historical drama directed by Ava DuVernay and written by Paul Webb. It is based on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights marches led by James … Continue reading Selma (Movie) to Open ZIFF 2015

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