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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.
Cape Town International Film Festival: World Cinema at its Best

film festivals, Cape Town International Film Market & Festival 2017

Taking place from October 12th – 21st at the V & A Waterfront, the CTIFM&F will be a celebration of film from across the world, with films from over 50 countries being featured in competition.
Submissions open for the SA Indie Film Fest

film festivals, SA Indie Film Fest

The South African Independent Film Festival aims to support both emerging and experienced filmmakers, by creating a breeding place for their work to be reviewed and judged and providing access to a larger audience through media artistic events.

film festivals, Black Lives Matter, Montreal International Black Film Festiva

Black Lives Matter, the powerful and damning indictment on the current state of affairs for tens-of-thousands of miners working and living in abysmal conditions across South Africa, has been selected to screen at the prestigious Montreal International Black Film Festival

film festivals, Jozi Film Fesival, Discovery channel,

The sixth annual Jozi Film Festival (JFF) will open this year’s festival at Rosebank’s Cinema Nouveau on Thursday, 21 September 2017 with the top 10 films selected from an Africa-wide search for filmmaking talent in partnership with Discovery Channel.
DISCOP MARKETS and ONGEA! AFRICA Announce Music Driven Event


The Los Angeles based organisation is excited to announce a new programme, dubbed , that will bring the world of music production closer to the African editions of the Film, Television, Digital Content Markets.
Sunu the most awarded director at #Loeries2017

Egg Films, Sunu, Loeries

Egg Films’ Sunu was the most awarded director at The Loerie Awards; his Absolut One Source campaign with Native VML and Khuli Chana took home 11 awards from 15 nominations
Kyle Lewis takes home nine Loeries

Arcade Content, Kyle Lewis

Arcade Content’s Kyle Lewis took home nine Loerie Awards on the weekend: Gold, four Silvers, three Bronzes and a Craft.