'Rwanda Rising' at Pan African fest


Director CB Hackworth's documentary "Rwanda Rising" has been selected to open the 15th annual Pan African Film and Arts Festival, set for Feb. 8-19.

Forest Whitaker will serve emcee the opening-night screening and after-party at the DGA in Los Angeles.

The film, produced and written by Hackworth and former U.N. ambassador Andrew Young, documents changes taking place in Rwanda today.

After a yearlong redesign, The Walt Disney Co. will unveil its new Website Disney.com on Jan. 8 at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, according to media reports.