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Video-On-Demand  |  Amazon Prime Video To Offer Free Streaming For Kids Content During South Africa’s COVID-19 Lockdown

With millions of children worldwide sitting at home during the growing coronavirus pandemic, Amazon has announced that it will play its part by making its kids content including series and movies available for free on its global streaming service, including ...
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Video-On-Demand  |  Nigerian Film ‘4th Republic’ Now Streaming On Amazon Prime Video

Ishaya Bako’s film on Nigerian politics, 4th Republic, is currently streaming on Amazon Prime Video. The political thriller was premiered earlier this year, a few months after Nigeria’s general elections, and it captures the continuous violent interference in the country’s elections and ...
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SA Actress Scores Lead Role In Amazon's 'Underground Railroad' Series

It has been announced that two-time Emmy-nominated South African actress, Thuso Mbedu will be leading an American cast in an upcoming Amazon series, Underground Railroad. Mbedu was the winner of an award at last year’s South African Film and Television ...

South Africa’s Matt Brown Show To Be Distributed On Amazon Prime

The South African entrepreneurial TV programme, The Matt Brown Show has secured an Amazon Prime distribution deal. The announcement was made recently by Matt Brown, the founder and host of the show. Brown also revealed that 56% of the show’s ...

Amazon Prime To Offer African Content To International VOD Audiences

Amazon Prime has revealed that it will be offering African content to international audiences on its video-on-demand platform. Long ago, international audiences battled to get access to African content, but the rebirth of African cinema and the rapid emergence of ...

Amazon Launches Cloud Services In Africa

Giant e-commerce company, Amazon has launched what it calls two new "Edge" locations in Johannesburg, South Africa and another in Bangalore, India with the aim of expanding its global CloudFront content delivery network (CDN). To bolster digital infrastructure in Africa ...

Amazon Video Acquires English Premier League Streaming Rights For 3 Years

Amazon Video Acquires English Premier League Streaming Rights For 3 Years The English Premier League and tech giant Amazon.com has announced that from 2019, exclusive and live matches including weekly highlights will be available on Amazon's Prime Video platform in ...

Amazon May Bid For Streaming Rights To English Premier League

The US tech giant, Amazon.com Inc is reportedly planning a bid for the streaming rights to the coveted English Premier League games. Said to be part of its business strategy, the quest for EPL rights will, according to experts, bring ...

Amazon Video: Multi-Local Strategy Is Key To VoD Success

'There are no global customers; content must be truly local if we are to succeed." This view was shared by the worldwide head of content for Amazon Video speaking at the MIPTV in Cannes yesterday. He said that while there ...

Amazon Prime Video, The Video-on-Demand Service By Amazon, Comes To SA

Amazon Prime Video, the VoD service offering by Amazon has just been launched live around the world in 200 countries, including South Africa. The service is starting at a special opening subscription rate of US$2,99 per month (around R40 per ...