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Dan Mace starts something for Hunter’s
Film & Television 10th Nov 2017

Egg Films, Dan Mace, 140BBDO, Start Refreshed, Hunter’s

Egg Films’ Dan Mace directed 140BBDO’s new Start Refreshed Hunter’s ad, a celebration of the doers rather than the dreamers.
10 Commandments of Independent Filmmaking
Film & Television 10th Nov 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, producing

Movie making has changed direction big time. The only thing that has stayed the same is that making a movie is hard work; but it’s not difficult if you follow these 10 basic steps:
Silwerskerm short film winners now on Showmax
Film & Television 9th Nov 2017

Showmax, kykNET, Silwerskerm short film winners,

• Meet the future of Afrikaans of film • Binge-watch 20 short films from this year’s Silwerskermfees • First and only on Showmax
Meet Tinqoh – Lebogang Rasethaba’s new superhero for Brothers For Life
Film & Television 8th Nov 2017

Egg Films, Lebogang Rasethaba, Tinqoh, Brothers For Life, Yenzakahle’s, Joe Public

This was really fun and an interesting change of direction for Lebo and it’s been getting a great response on Twitter.
How to get a Vimeo Staff Pick - Head curator Sam Morril provides insights to the process
Film & Television 7th Nov 2017

social media, Vimeo, Vimeo Staff picks

With Vimeo's voraciously viewed Staff Picks channel, alongside its recently launched Staff Pick Premieres weekly programme, even the most well received festival circuit shorts covet the career-making attention an official Staff Pick selection can send their way.
12 Common Mistakes Film Producers Make
Film & Television 7th Nov 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, mistakes film producers make

Tony Morris has had a lifetime of experience working with film producers, old and new, and with film projects large and small. He explains the most common mistakes producers make..
Six South African highlights to stream on Showmax this November
Film & Television 6th Nov 2017


There’s a wealth of local and lekker content coming to Showmax this November, from cooking shows to award-winning short films, reality TV to award-winning feature films
How to Craft the Perfect Movie Pitch
Film & Television 2nd Nov 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, pitching

A moving, persuasive pitch can be the difference between seeing your story idea come to life on the big screen or leaving it in your mind to be forgotten.
Film & Television 1st Nov 2017
In November, AfriDocs on BET Africa includes a number of films that look at the lives of young people across Africa.