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Experimental Movie Wins Best African Short Film Award
Film & Television 21st Nov 2017

film festivals, Africa in Motion, AiM

A dream-like experimental movie about a fisherman whose search for identity is questioned by a wise older man has won the Best Short Film award at the 12th annual Africa in Motion (AiM) Film Festival in Scotland.
DStv launches VOOV’s ‘world first’ live streaming social channel
Film & Television 21st Nov 2017

DStv, VOOV’, live streaming social channel

A new channel heading to DStv aims to meld social media, live-streaming and traditional television. Dubbed #VOOVTV, the channel will let users to send self-made content to stream on the channel.
Trailer alert: first look at 'SuzelleDIY' star as a bridezilla in 'Tali's Wedding Diary'
Film & Television 20th Nov 2017


Showmax has just released the first trailer for their debut original series, Tali’s Wedding Diary, a mockumentary starring Julia Anastasopoulos (aka SuzelleDIY).
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Film & Television 16th Nov 2017
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8 of the Easiest Ways to Get Yourself Fired on a Film Set
Film & Television 15th Nov 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

You did it! You landed that sweet film gig. Now, how do you keep yourself from getting canned?
‘Come Swim’: Stream Kristen Stewart’s Avant-Garde Directorial Debut For Free — Watch
Film & Television 13th Nov 2017

Come Swim, Stream, Kristen Stewart, Avant-Garde Directorial Debut

Following screenings at Sundance and Cannes, Kristen Stewart's short film is now available to stream online.
Your Basic Filmmaking Kit & Crew: A 3-Level Guide
Film & Television 13th Nov 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

One of the biggest problems most first-time filmmakers face is that of planning for – and providing – the right resources for the all-important shoot.
Dan Mace starts something for Hunter’s
Film & Television 10th Nov 2017

Egg Films, Dan Mace, 140BBDO, Start Refreshed, Hunter’s

Egg Films’ Dan Mace directed 140BBDO’s new Start Refreshed Hunter’s ad, a celebration of the doers rather than the dreamers.
10 Commandments of Independent Filmmaking
Film & Television 10th Nov 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, producing

Movie making has changed direction big time. The only thing that has stayed the same is that making a movie is hard work; but it’s not difficult if you follow these 10 basic steps: