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Film grants up to 50'000 Swiss francs available from Swiss Fund 'visions sud est'
Finance & Funding 23rd Jun 2017

film grants, 'visions sud est

'visions sud est supports film productions from Asia, Africa, Latin America and Eastern Europe, aims at making them visible worldwide and guarantees their distribution in Switzerland.
Sunu wins Gold, two Silvers and Bronze at Cannes Lions
Film & Television 23rd Jun 2017

Egg Films, Sunu, Cannes Lions

Egg Films’ Sunu took home Gold, two Silvers and Bronze in the Entertainment, Entertainment for Music and Media categories at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the world’s most prestigious advertising awards.
How to Build Your Digital Brand as an Actor
Acting 23rd Jun 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, social media

As an actor, you’re a product just like any other, and products need to be branded so their audiences know what to expect when they decide to “purchase” it (or cast you!).
Enter the Nikon Photo Competition and win a awesome prizes!
Opportunities 23rd Jun 2017

Nikon Photo Competition, heart of Kenya

Capture the heart of Kenya and get a chance to win a awesome prizes! Over $2000 worth of Nikon gear up for grabs.
Xhosa Sci-fi heads to China for international film festival

sci-fi, Stillborn,Jahmil XT Qubeka

A Xhosa Sci-fi film based in the future is set to wow audiences in China this week when it opens the international BRICS Film Festival.
Showmax partners with ZIFF: Presents Golden Dhow Award

film festivals, ZIFF, SOKO FILAM, East African Film and TV Market, ZIFF 2017

The Zanzibar International Film Festival is excited to announce a partnership with Showmax to support the best in African filmmaking. For the 2017 edition of ZIFF, Showmax will be sponsoring the coveted ZIFF Golden Dhow for Best Feature Film with a cash prize of USD3,000.
YouTube updates Restricted Mode to include LGBTQ content
Social Media 22nd Jun 2017

social media, YouTube LGBTQ

YouTube has taken advantage of Pride Month to update its Restricted Mode policies that back in March saw innocent LGBTQ content blocked.
4 Things You Did Not Know You Should Do During an Audition
Acting 22nd Jun 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, auditions, audition advice

Memorizing lines is tough. But, acting those lines out can be even tougher. For example, what if the scene you are auditioning for is a fight scene and all of the dialogue is mixed with punches, tackling or using weapons? How do you approach the scene?
Do you have what it takes to be a travel filmmaker?
Opportunities 21st Jun 2017

filmmaking scholarship, World Nomads, India

Win a 12-day filmmaking assignment in India! Plus be mentored by professional filmmaker Brian Rapsey