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First trailer: The V&A Waterfront finally gets its own TV series
Film & Television 22nd Sep 2017

Showmax, kykNET, Waterfront

Showmax and kykNET have released the first trailer for Waterfront, a star-studded family noir set in the dark underbelly of one of South Africa’s most popular tourist attractions.
The 12th Annual South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs 12) call for entries is now open!

National Film and Video Foundation, NFVF, SAFTAS 12, South African Film and Television Awards

The call for entries for the much anticipated 12th edition of the South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs) brought to you by Mc Café is now open! The film industry is encouraged to submit their entries on www.saftasonline.co.za, the closing date is the 16th of October 2017.
VR in the Spotlight at DISCOP Johannesburg 2017
Film & Television 22nd Sep 2017

DISCOP, Johannesburg, VR

DISCOP Johannesburg, Africa’s largest content market will once again be partnering with DigiLab Africa (DLA) amongst other companies such as German’s INVR.SPACE, to shine the spotlight on VR as it explodes onto the African content scene.
$20-$40 000 funding available from the Sundance Documentary Fund
Finance & Funding 22nd Sep 2017

film finance, film funding, film grants, Sundance Documentary Fund

The Sundance Documentary Film Program supports non-fiction filmmakers worldwide in the production of cinematic documentaries on contemporary themes.
Actors : 9 Things That Annoy Voiceover Engineers + How to Avoid Them
Acting 22nd Sep 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, voice over artists, voice over advice

If you’re a voice actor, the engineer can be your greatest ally in the booth. Aside from helping you sound clear and crisp, they are sometimes the deciding vote on who gets cast.
Kyle Lewis releases first international music video
Film & Television 22nd Sep 2017

Arcade Content, Kyle Lewis

Arcade Content’s Kyle Lewis has released his first international music video since signing to Black Dog Films for representation in the UK. Black Dog Films.
Durban film studio set for action
Film & Television 21st Sep 2017

film studio, Durban film-maker, Anant Singh

AFTER almost 15 years of waiting, Durban film-maker Anant Singh has been given the go-ahead to get rolling with his studio, the eThekwini Film City. The eThekwini Municipality has given Singh the green light to erect the R7billion project on the old Natal Command site,
Sony's new 120fps 8K broadcast camera offers a step change for live broadcasting
Technical 21st Sep 2017

cameras, Sony UHC-8300

While the primary attention has been reserved for Sony's high-powered Venice camera there's something else going on which is, technologically, at least as interesting. The UHC-8300.
21 FREE 4K Fog Overlays for Video Editors and Motion Designers
Post Production 21st Sep 2017

editing, post production, FREE 4K fog overlays

Download 21 FREE 4K fog overlays, perfect to use on footage or with motion graphics. From eerie vibes to beautiful atmospheres, this pack has it all.