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From a Grand Prix to Ad of the Year; Arcade’s marvellous May
Film & Television 5th Jun 2017

Arcade Content, Kyle Lewis, Lebogang Rasethaba

Arcade Content had a marvellous May, with campaigns they worked on winning the top prizes at the African Cristal Festival and Creative Circle Ad of the Year respectively, among other accolades.
5 Things That All Great Demo Reels Have
Film & Television 2nd Jun 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, demo reel

Here are some tips on how to put together a great (and effective) demo reel.
Realness African Screenwriter’s Residency 2017 announced at the Cannes Film Festival
Film & Television 2nd Jun 2017

Realness African Screenwriter’s Residency 2017

At an event hosted by La Fabrique Cinéma de l’Institut Français, one of the first supporters of the programme, the selection of this year’s Realness Screenwriter’s Residency was announced at the Cannes Film Festival by Realness co-founder Cait Pansegrouw.
Exciting New African Films – On Your Television: AfriDocs on BET
Film & Television 2nd Jun 2017

AfriDocs, BET,

AfriDocs on BET in June is excited to present a diverse array of films, including a selection \of new documentaries from across Africa.
The 9 semi-finalists of the Annecy - MIFA Pitches Animation du Monde at DISCOP Abidjan announced!
Film & Television 30th May 2017

Annecy, MIFA, Animation du Monde, DISCOP, Abidjan

19 animation projects in development were received from 8 countries which covered the length and breadth of the African continent.
Great Apps to Aid the Filmmaking Process: Pre-Production
Film & Television 29th May 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, filmmaking apps

In the first part of this series of posts about helpful apps for filmmakers, Story & Heart dive into tools that will be your new best friend during pre-production.
Everything You Need for an Outdoor Movie Shoot
Film & Television 29th May 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, outdoor shoots

If you’re venturing to the great outdoors for your next movie shoot, you’ll need to bring along more than just a camera and spare battery.
Awards Eggstacy
Film & Television 26th May 2017

Egg Films, Dan Mace, Sunu, Lebogang Rasethaba, Jason Fialkov, Terence Neale

Egg directors have been racking up accolades recently at the One Show, D&AD & Webbys internationally and South African Music Awards (SAMAs) locally.
Skulls of My People’ documentary explores why Namibia is a “time bomb
Film & Television 26th May 2017

Al Jazeera, Vincent Moloi, Skulls Of My People

The Ovaherero’s rising anger is given a voice in Skulls Of My People, an upcoming documentary on Al Jazeera English that follows the campaign to pressurise Germany to acknowledge and apologise for the what’s been called the first genocide of the 20th century