Radio Features

  • Kingstoon Animation Festival
    Posted on Friday 5th February, 2016

    On today’s programme, Kingston will come alive for KingstOOn 2016.

  • Jamaica To Host Kingstoon 2016
    Posted on Monday 1st February, 2016

    US Embassy says new visa requirement for farm workers will not result in delays; Jamaica to host Kingstoon 2016; and Government working to educate public on nutrition food labeling

Stories

  • Screening for Kingstoon Animation Festival March 5 and 6
    Posted on Friday 4th March, 2016

    The screening of 24 films from 15 countries for the KingstOOn Animation Conference and Afro-descendant Festival, will be held this weekend (March 5 and 6). It will be held at the Annex Lecture Theatre of the Caribbean Institute for Media … Continued

  • Young Animator Dreams Of Making It Big
    Posted on Wednesday 2nd March, 2016

    Like many Jamaican children, watching cartoons on a Saturday morning was a staple for JoWayne McFarlane. It was this early love for and fascination with caricatures captured in the cartoon art of Walt Disney, Hanna-Barbera, among others that has inspired … Continued

  • Prizes For Persons Taking Part In Animation Conference
    Posted on Thursday 18th February, 2016

    A trip to an international film festival and networking with some of the industry’s biggest names are some of the rewards for participants at the KingstOOn Animation Conference and Film Festival. The event will be held from March 12 to … Continued

  • World Bank A Key Partner In Staging Of KingstOOn 2016
    Posted on Thursday 11th February, 2016

    World Bank Country Manager for Jamaica, Galina Sotirova, says her institution’s support for KingstOOn 2016 is part of an overall strategy to boost employment generation among young people in Jamaica and the wider Caribbean. She was addressing a recent JIS … Continued

  • Govt Optimistic of More Jobs and Training Opportunities from KingstOOn 2016
    Posted on Saturday 6th February, 2016

    The Government is optimistic of increased employment and training opportunities from the staging of the 2016 KingstOOn animation conference and film festival. Within the first six months after the staging of the inaugural event in 2013, Jamaican animation studios signed … Continued