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Open Call for applications to FATC’s Youth Arts Leadership Programme
Opportunities 13th Jan 2017

Forgotten Angle Theatre Collaborative (FATC)

The Internationally acclaimed Forgotten Angle Theatre Collaborative (FATC) @ Ebhudlweni Arts Center in Rural Mpumalanga invites individuals who meet the criteria outlined below to apply for the 2017 intake of its annual Youth Artists Leadership Program
The Suit selected for Pan African Film Festival
Film & Television 13th Jan 2017

Gauteng Film Commission, The Suit, Pan African Film Festival

The Suit, the first film adaptation of the classic South African short story by Can Themba, has been selected for the 25th Pan African Film Festival, taking place in Los Angeles from 9 to 20 February.
Call for proposals to select 9 teams to work on the development of VR projects
Opportunities 12th Jan 2017

Biennale College Cinema, Virtual Reality

Biennale College Cinema – Virtual Reality will help existing independent filmmakers and creative professionals from all over the world to appropriate the medium of VR and learn how to adapt their knowledge to VR in a fluid transitional way
5 Essential Types of Powerful Opening Scenes
Screenwriting 12th Jan 2017

screenwriting, scriptwriting

In the competitive world of screenwriting (and filmmaking) where industry readers judge your script in the first few pages, openings are a vital part of a successful screenplay and film.
Call for entries: The Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling
Opportunities 12th Jan 2017

International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) in collaboration with ONE and the Elliott family seek entries for the inaugural 2017 Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling.
The Panasonic FZ80: 4K for under $400
Technical 12th Jan 2017

cameras, Panasonic FZ80

Anyone in the market for a 4K stills photo and 4K video point and shoot camera with telephoto capabilities should perhaps take a close look at the Panasonic Lumix FZ80 —especially when you consider it will retail for less than $400.
These Oscar Winners Want to Judge and Mentor Your Screenplay
Opportunities 11th Jan 2017

screenwriting, scriptwriting, Screencraft, ScreenCraft Fellowship

ScreenCraft is excited to announce the opening of the 4th annual ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship, featuring mentorship with Academy Award-winning screenwriters and producers.
Four Tips For Scoring Your Film (For Indie Filmmakers)
Film & Television 11th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, music

Scoring your film can have a sort of mystical power over the mind. The perfect song paired with picture can make you cry, as can the wrong one. But finding the right music for your film can be a major hurdle, especially if you’re an indie filmmaker on a budget.
Actors :21 Things to Make Casting Directors Happy in the Audition Room
Acting 11th Jan 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice

Casting directors are your advocates and your champions. Your wonderful work makes us look good and gets that role cast. Your disconnected, tentative, muddled work does nothing for anyone. We need you to be great.