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Durban International Film Festival Announces Opening Night Film

Durban International Film Festival, film festivals, DIFF, Ayanda, Sara Blecher, Real Eyes, Leading Lady Productions

The highly anticipated South African film Ayanda, directed by Sara Blecher and produced by Real Eyes in association with Leading Lady Productions, has been announced as the opening night film of the 36th The Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) which takes place from 16 to 26 July this year.
France partners with Africa’s Premier Film Market

Durban FilmMart, Durban International Film Festival, film festivals, Produire au Sud of Festival des 3 Continents, DFM

Produire au Sud of Festival des 3 Continents have once again partnered with Africa’s premier film finance and co-production forum, the Durban FilmMart (DFM), which takes place during the 36th Durban International Film Festival.
The 5th annual Durban Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

film festivals, Durban Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, DGLFF

The 5th annual Durban Gay & Lesbian Film Festival (DGLFF / www.dglff.org.za) will be taking place from Thursday 18 June to Friday 26 June 2015 at the KZNSA Gallery.
Nominations open for the 2015 ImpACT Awards

ImpACT, Awards

ACT is inviting nominations for ImpACT Awards for Young Professionals, sponsored by the Distell Foundation in partnership with Sun International.
3rd Annual Simon Mabhunu Sabela Awards - Call for Nominations

KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission, Simon Mabhunu Sabela Awards

Held during the Durban International Film Festival, this awards ceremony showcases excellence within the South African film industry and particularly the booming film location of KwaZulu-Natal.
BAFTA Qualifying Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2015: Final Call for Submissions

Call for Entries, BAFTA, Aesthetica Short Film Festival, Aesthetica, ASFF

ASFF is a celebration of independent short film, and champions and supports filmmaking talent from around the world.
Full lineup revealed for Africa's top documentary festival

film festivals, Encounters

Encounters South African International Documentary Festival has announced its full lineup, which includes some must-see late additions.
Eco-film about controversial titanium mining to co-premiere at Encounters and DIFF

Encounters International DocumentaryFestival, Durban International Film Festival, The Shore Break

The Shore Break a film that unpacks the dilemma faced by a rural community on South Africa’s Wild Coast will have its South African co-premiere at the Encounters International Documentary Film Festival and at the Durban International Film Festival.
Submissions are now open for the 23rd Raindance Film Festival
The Raindance Film Festival, taking place in London between September 23rd- October 4th 2015, aims to show the very best in new independent cinema from around the world and specialises in first-time directors and discovery.
Official Project Selection for the 6th Durban FilmMart Announced in Cannes

Durban FilmMart.

Nineteen documentaries and fiction feature film projects from around Africa have been selected for this year’s Durban FilmMart (DFM) which takes place in Durban, South Africa from July 17 to 20, 2015.