As part of the Pearl Magic Prime first year anniversary celebrations, the channel has kicked off a collaborative project with renowned Uganda filmmaker Loukman Ali.
The award-winning filmmaker, whose short film “The Blind Date” -- won the 2021 Uganda Film Festival, casting him in the spotlight -- will be bringing his exciting and gritty directing style to the home of premium Ugandan entertainment.
Ali, whose movie 'The Girl in the Yellow Jumper' -- has scooped him global attention after scoring a spot on Netflix -- is working on a project titled 'The Chase' though details are still scanty.
The announcement, which came on the back of the channel’s first year anniversary -- further entrenches the channel’s commitment to the growth and proliferation of the Uganda production industry.
“As the entertainment industry keeps evolving, the viewer’s tastes and consumer preferences change too, and to meet these evolving tastes, we ought to keep offering diversified content for our audiences. Working with a director of Loukman’s caliber serves to the table a truly different talent, ” Joan Semanda Kizza, the PR and Communications Manager at MultiChoice Uganda, said during the announcement.