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REGIONAL SPOTLIGHT Did you know? Rwanda has laid 2 300 kilometres of fibre optic cables across the country to link it to undersea cables running along the east African coast. The country is on the brink of nation-wide high-speed internet. Lake Victoria (which is bordered by Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya), is the largest lake in Africa (by area: 68,800 square kilometres) and the largest tropical lake in the world. It is the main source of the Nile River.

You Need to Know about “Insurance on all equipment is essential. Film permits should always be organised well before hand and permits should be physically carried with you at all times... Always plan locations and routes well in advance and have alternate backups, as locations can become inaccessible almost immediately for extended periods due to climate changes or political circumstances.” - Reuters Correspondent, Richard Sandy, on shooting in Rwanda.

Nairobi is the principal city from which to base a film production in Kenya and also frequently serves as a hub for all filming across East Africa.

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The Callsheet Issue 06  

Film and Event Media release Issue 06 of The Callsheet. In this issue you can read about Cannes Lions as they celebrate 60 years; Commercial...

The Callsheet Issue 06  

Film and Event Media release Issue 06 of The Callsheet. In this issue you can read about Cannes Lions as they celebrate 60 years; Commercial...

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