The Commission set and has been monitoring local content quotas (70%) on Ugandan television broadcasting stations since January 2014. The major objective is to promote national culture, pluralism, diversity, create employment, as well as developing the local film industry.
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The official jury of the 2015 Uganda Film Festival comprising:
- Leonce Ngabo(Burundi),
- Barbel Mauch (Germany),
- Faustin Misanvu(Uganda),
The jury of the Uganda Film Festival 2015 comprising the following members: Mt.Leonce Ngabo (Burundi), Ms.Barbel Mauch (Germany), Sister Dominic Dipio (Uganda), Mr.Faustin Misanvu (Uganda), Mr.Femi Odugbemi (Nigeria) (CHAIR).
Critically acclaimed screen writer and film producer Mr. Michael Gozzard will grace this years' Festival as the main Trainer.
Gozzard is best known for films like Pride starring Empire star Terrance Howard and Emmy winner, the late comedian Bernie Mac, The Collector and Legion of Ghosts. Mr. Gozzard now owns Pennlyn Production in Los Angeles.
All is set for Uganda to host the 21st Congress and 2nd ICT Exhibition of the East Africa Communications Organisation (EACO) next month. The twin-event shall take place at the Sheraton Hotel Kampala from June 22-26, 2015.