The outcry over the banning of the film "Of Good Report" has left the Film and Publication Board fighting to defend its decision.
The opening film of the Durban International Film Festival, "Of Good Report", has been effectively banned by the Film and Publication Board.
Jia Zhangke challenges his compatriotsâ€™ deeply ingrained reluctance to speak about injustice and uses his films to Âfeature them.
Instead of banning the diary from schools, as Gail Horalek would like, we should teach girls not to be ashamed of their bodies.
Burma's first sex education magazine has got the usually demure nation hot under the collar as it explores new-found cultural freedom.
A Chinese newspaper at the centre of public protests about government censorship will publish as usual following reports of a deal to end the row.
Hundreds of people have demonstrated in support of media freedom in China outside the offices of a newspaper at the centre of a censorship row.
The South African National Editors' Forum has criticised the ban on media photography at the Lady Gaga concerts, saying it's a form of censorship.
The number of countries filtering online content has increased. Pornography and security are reasons given to block politically sensitive information.
A fresh version of 'Twas the Night Before Christmas has sparked a censorship row.
A badly drafted law easily allows anyone to censor the content of websites hosted in South Africa, writes Leon de Kock
Film and Publications Board has classified "The Spear" on the grounds that it contains nudity. But what other famous artworks have they missed?
Whether it be child pornography or a politically sensitive painting, banning content widely distributed online is often pure symbolic futility.
In 2010 Iranian filmmakers Jafar Panahi and Mohammad Rasoulof were sentenced to six years in prison for alleged crimes against national security.
The Oscar-nominated thriller was withdrawn from release in India after director David Fincher refused to cut 'unsuitable' sex scenes.
Horror film Ghost, which shows an evil spirit in female form being crucified, has been toned down to avoid offending country's Christians.
The City of Durban has censored a satirical poster by Amandla! that suggests President Jacob Zuma will create a million climate change jobs.
A world without hits by Lady Gaga, Backstreet Boys and Britney? Welcome to China.
Zimbabwe police have arrested two members of a homosexual rights organisation following a raid on their office on Friday.
Even the SABC's announcement about why they had ditched the doctored version of the show at the last minute was so clunky.