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See Cape Town as Mega-City One; inside those pirate ships off the N2
Film & Television 7th Sep 2017


Showmax September highlights filmed in South Africa or with South Africans
The NFVF congratulates the South African films selected to participate at the Toronto International Film Festival
Film & Television 4th Sep 2017

National Film and Video Foundation, NFVF, film finance, film funding

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) congratulates; High Fantasy, The Number, Silas and Five Fingers for Marseilles for being officially selected to participate in this year’s Toronto International Film Festival (tiff)
Want to earn money from your film?
Film & Television 4th Sep 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Want to earn money from your film? You'll find that making it was the easy part...
Compromises Low Budget Filmmakers Make
Film & Television 29th Aug 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Let’s start at the very beginning and see if we can see the sorts of compromises low budget filmmakers make.
Apple To Spend $1 Billion On Original Shows Over Next Year (Report)
Film & Television 21st Aug 2017

film finance, film funding

The hardware giant is setting aside a $1 billion budget to license and produce original content over the next year, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Film & Television 18th Aug 2017

Kenya, Kenya film, Tujaribu, Faith Koli, Shalom Ndiku, DIL Pictures

Tujaribu is a one-hour dramedy series that follows the story of a blended Kenyan family. The adventures of Zakaria and Hawa who unceremoniously unite their families due to a second marriage and employ oddball methods in order to barely, just barely, function.
Tulips and Chimneys prove they’re worth their salt with new Cerebos animation
Film & Television 17th Aug 2017

Cerebos, Snow, Tulips and Chimneys’, FCB Durban

Snow, Tulips and Chimneys’ new animation, is the first television commercial in over 20 years for Cerebos, South Africa’s favourite salt brand.
Africa’s Best Documentaries: Now Available to Stream
Film & Television 16th Aug 2017

Video on7 Demand. VOD, AfriDocs Anytime

Fans of African cinema now have TWO ways to watch some of the best documentaries from across the continent and beyond. Africa’s well known and loved documentary film broadcast stream, AfriDocs, is now available for viewing ANYTIME from your computer, laptop, or from any mobile device.
Lebogang Rasethaba on the run with three spots for Nike
Film & Television 15th Aug 2017

Arcade, Lebogang Rasethaba, Nike, Lebo Rasethaba, Nike VaporMax

Lebogang Rasethaba directed three ads for Futura‘s Nike Running campaign, featuring the all-women running group The Pack, DJ Doowap and extreme fighter Shana Powers respectively.
Mbithi Masya’s award-winning Kenyan film ‘Kati Kati’ now streaming on Showmax
Film & Television 14th Aug 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

• Winner of six international awards, including Prize of the International Federation of Film Critics at Toronto and Best East African Film, AMVCA • Debut film from Just A Band’s Mbithi Masya • Fifth film by One Fine Day (‘Soul Boy,’ ‘Nairobi Half Life’)