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8 Scouting Tips from a Veteran Location Manager
Film & Television 24th Nov 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, locations, location scouting

Every filmmaker wants to find perfect locations to shoot their film, but many are unsure how exactly to go about it.
The Casting Director’s Checklist
Film & Television 23rd Nov 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, casting director, casting

To keep you on the right track, here’s a useful checklist covering the process from start to finish.
7 Challenges Facing Independent Filmmakers
Film & Television 23rd Nov 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Here are the seven basic challenges facing fimmakers since the Millennium, and what Elliot Grove believes to be an effective strategic position to take for success.
Experimental Movie Wins Best African Short Film Award
Film & Television 21st Nov 2017

film festivals, Africa in Motion, AiM

A dream-like experimental movie about a fisherman whose search for identity is questioned by a wise older man has won the Best Short Film award at the 12th annual Africa in Motion (AiM) Film Festival in Scotland.
DStv launches VOOV’s ‘world first’ live streaming social channel
Film & Television 21st Nov 2017

DStv, VOOV’, live streaming social channel

A new channel heading to DStv aims to meld social media, live-streaming and traditional television. Dubbed #VOOVTV, the channel will let users to send self-made content to stream on the channel.
Trailer alert: first look at 'SuzelleDIY' star as a bridezilla in 'Tali's Wedding Diary'
Film & Television 20th Nov 2017

ShowMax

Showmax has just released the first trailer for their debut original series, Tali’s Wedding Diary, a mockumentary starring Julia Anastasopoulos (aka SuzelleDIY).
8 of the Easiest Ways to Get Yourself Fired on a Film Set
Film & Television 15th Nov 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

You did it! You landed that sweet film gig. Now, how do you keep yourself from getting canned?
‘Come Swim’: Stream Kristen Stewart’s Avant-Garde Directorial Debut For Free — Watch
Film & Television 13th Nov 2017

Come Swim, Stream, Kristen Stewart, Avant-Garde Directorial Debut

Following screenings at Sundance and Cannes, Kristen Stewart's short film is now available to stream online.
Your Basic Filmmaking Kit & Crew: A 3-Level Guide
Film & Television 13th Nov 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

One of the biggest problems most first-time filmmakers face is that of planning for – and providing – the right resources for the all-important shoot.