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Award-winning Fokofpolisiekar documentary coming to Showmax
Film & Television 20th Jan 2017
Fokofpolisiekar: Forgive Them For They Know Not What They Do will be streaming exclusively on Showmax from 23 January 2017. Filmed over four years, this is the definitive documentary on the cult band that revolutionised the Afrikaans music scene.
EXCITING NEW FILMMAKING COURSE
Film & Television 16th Jan 2017

IndieLot, filmmaking course.

Join the ever-growing band of Indie Style Filmmakers through IndieLots hands on filmmaking course.
Apple sets its sights on Hollywood with plans for original content
Film & Television 16th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution

The tech giant has been in talks with producers in recent months about buying rights to scripted television programs
The Suit selected for Pan African Film Festival
Film & Television 13th Jan 2017

Gauteng Film Commission, The Suit, Pan African Film Festival

The Suit, the first film adaptation of the classic South African short story by Can Themba, has been selected for the 25th Pan African Film Festival, taking place in Los Angeles from 9 to 20 February.
Four Tips For Scoring Your Film (For Indie Filmmakers)
Film & Television 11th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, music

Scoring your film can have a sort of mystical power over the mind. The perfect song paired with picture can make you cry, as can the wrong one. But finding the right music for your film can be a major hurdle, especially if you’re an indie filmmaker on a budget.
3 Different Ways You Can Use Central Framing in Your Films
Film & Television 11th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Whether it's used in horror, comedy, or action films, central framing is a cinematic technique that has a lot to say.
Six ways the film business is changing
Film & Television 10th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Stephen Follows spent some time thinking about what’s happening in the film business and where we’re going. He doesn't like predictions but there are a few trends which give us clues about the next few years in film.
7 Iconic Hollywood Cinematography Techniques
Film & Television 9th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Every director has a go-to shot that makes a scene unmistakably their own. Let’s take a look at 7 iconic cinematography techniques used by the masters of filmmaking.