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Looking to Self-Distribute Your Film? Sundance Wants to Lend a Hand
Distribution 10th Oct 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution, Sundance Creative Distribution Fellowship

Sundance opens its Creative Distribution Fellowship to films beyond those that have played at the festival and reveals data on past releases.
GoPro Unleashes Fusion, a 5.2K VR Camera That Fits in Your Pocket
Technical 10th Oct 2017

cameras, GoPro, Fusion, VR, Virtual Reality

GoPro doesn't want you to just capture virtual reality with the Fusion. It wants you to relive the real thing.
Proposals for Facilities and Locations Support - KwaZulu Natal Film Commission
Opportunities 9th Oct 2017
The KwaZulu Natal Film Commission is inviting all relevant service providers to submit proposals for support with facilities and locations services for a period not exceeding one(1) year.
Vimeo Acquires Livestream, Launching ‘Vimeo Live’
Social Media 9th Oct 2017

social media, Vimeo, live streaming

With the acquisition of Livestream, Vimeo has entered the live streaming market and introduced Vimeo Live, “…offering professional live streaming capabilities directly through its platform for the first time.”
MEDIA MAVEN PHIL MOLEFE INDUCTED INTO THE SABA HALL OF FAME
Film & Television 9th Oct 2017

Executive Director, immedia, the Hall of Fame, Southern African Broadcasting Association, SABA

Executive Director of immedia and broadcasting stalwart, Mr Phil Molefe, was inducted to the Hall of Fame of the Southern African Broadcasting Association (SABA) in Windhoek, Namibia on Thursday, 28th September, 2017.
Call for ENTRIES for NFVF Youth Filmmaker Project 2017/18: Wealth
Finance & Funding 6th Oct 2017

National Film and Video Foundation, NFVF, film finance, film funding, Youth Filmmaker Project

The concept for the Youth Filmmaker Project is to provide ten young filmmakers, particularly those from historically disadvantaged backgrounds, with an opportunity to make a film in collaboration with other filmmakers.
Call for entries for NFVF Female Filmmaker Project 2017/18: Belonging
Finance & Funding 6th Oct 2017

National Film and Video Foundation, NFVF, film finance, film funding, NFVF Female Filmmaker Project

The concept for the Female Only Filmmaker Project is to provide ten females, particularly those from historically disadvantaged backgrounds, with an opportunity to make a film in collaboration with other women.
Producer Focused Discussions: DISCOP Johannesburg

DISCOP, Johannesburg

DISCOP Johannesburg 2017 has made a commitment to independent producers with a program specifically curated to target film, television and digital content producers and to help them improve pitching, networking and business skills.
Six South African highlights on Showmax in October
Film & Television 6th Oct 2017

ShowMax

October isn’t just about season three of Mr. Robot or season seven of Game of Thrones coming to Showmax; there’s also a wealth of local and lekker content coming to ‘everyone’s anywhere TV.’ Highlights include: