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Starting Your Own Film Company – 5 Tips
Film & Television 21st Jul 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

At this point, stop and reflect on the reasons you want to make movies on a more serious level. Is it to make money? To influence people? Or to look cool?
GFC supports major local movie, Zulu Wedding
Film & Television 19th Jul 2017

South African film, Zulu Wedding, GFC, Gauteng Film Commission, Lineo Sekeleoane, Luju Inc

This year’s big romantic movie hit is likely to be Zulu Wedding, first supported by the Gauteng Film Commission as a short film in 2012, and now developed into a full feature with an international cast.
NFVF aims for a more inclusive approach
Film & Television 18th Jul 2017

National Film and Video Foundation, NFVF, film finance, film funding

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) is embarking on a new outreach programme to strengthen its relationship with South African filmmakers.
4 Reasons Community is the Most Important thing in IndieFilm
Film & Television 18th Jul 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

The most vital thing Ben Yennie's learned is that the most important asset any independent filmmaker has is their filmmaking community.
ISSUES OF IDENTITY UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT IN JULY
Film & Television 14th Jul 2017

AfriDocs

Issues of identity are in the spotlight in July, with AfriDocs screening a compelling range of films that look at the journeys that define us.
Building The Perfect 5 Person Micro-Budget Feature Film Crew
Film & Television 11th Jul 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, film crew

Who are the most essential crew members to have on my micro-budget production?
2017 REALNESS AFRICAN SCREENWRITER’S RESIDENTS HEAD TO DURBAN for DFM AND DIFF
Film & Television 7th Jul 2017

Realness Residency programme

The 2017 Realness Residency programme is now in its final stage as the second cohort of participants head to Durban International Film Festival (DIFF), where they will present their projects at the Durban FilmMart, to the industry under the mentorship of script consultant Selina Ukwuoma.
FIVE HEIRS, A BANK VAULT AND TWO FORTUNES SQUANDERED IN MINUTES
Film & Television 7th Jul 2017
In a real-life simulation from Sanlam Private Wealth five wealthy South African heirs were given a major reality check when they realised their entire fortune could easily be squandered in minutes.
Discover Netflix's production and post-production requirements
Film & Television 4th Jul 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, Netflix

Wondering what are Netflix production or post-production requirements? Here are all your answers.
5 Questions To Help You Budget Your Next Livestream
Film & Television 4th Jul 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, livestreaming

Here are five questions you should ask yourself when determining how much you should budget for a livestreamer or live production company