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Film Festivals & Awards

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13 Festival Deadlines Before the End of the Year

film festivals, festival deadlines

Buckle up boys and girls, it's time to get busy with those applications.
Durban International Film Festival programme announced

Durban International Film Festival, film festivals, DIFF

From 16 to 26 July,Durban will be illuminated by the wonder and diversity of global cinema, with over 200 screenings. The festival also offers an extensive workshop and seminar programme with industry experts from around the world.
Videovision Entertainment premieres Six Films at the 2015 Durban International Film Festival

Durban International Film Festival, film festivals, DIFF, Vidoevision

Videovision Entertainment has announced that it will premiere six films at the 36th Durban International Film Festival, which takes place from July 16 to 26.
Durban FilmMart to host leading Financiers, Producers and Broadcasters

Durban FilmMart, Financiers, Producers, Broadcasters

The Durban FilmMart (DFM) will host leading industry financiers, producers and commissioning editors at its sixth edition from July 17 – 20, 2015.
Al Jazeera brings home two awards from One World Media Awards

Al Jazeera, One World Media Awards

Al Jazeera English has won two awards at the One World Media Awards in London, for Best Digital Media Award and Women's Rights in Africa Awards.
The Shore Break, Virunga win Backsberg Audience Choice Award at Encounters

Encounters, Shore Break, Virunga, Backsberg Audience Choice Award

The Shore Break has won the Backsberg Audience Choice Award at Encounters South African International Documentary Festival for Best South African Film, while Virunga was voted Best International Film.
Al Jazeera's African documentaries up for 6 One World Media Awards

Al Jazeera, African documentaries, One World Media Awards

Al Jazeera is nominated for seven One World Media Awards ahead of Thursday’s awards ceremony in London. Six of the seven nominations are for programming set in Africa.
KORA All-Africa Music Awards open for entries. U.S.$1 Million prize for best African artist

KORA All-Africa Music Awards, open for entries

The KORA All Africa Music Awards are officially open for entries from musicians from across the African continent and the diaspora.
#sh2orts: The Winners

film festivals, #sh2orts, :The Winners

Four global filmmakers will each receive up to £3,000 in grant funding to turn their short film idea into a reality
South African helps Al Jazeera win at Online Media Awards

Al Jazeera, Online Media Awards

Al Jazeera English Online has won three awards at the prestigious Online Media Awards in London, for Best Technical Innovation, Best Use of Photography and Outstanding Digital Team.