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5 Secrets to Casting Your Film From a Top Indie Casting Director
Film & Television 3rd Apr 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, casting

Here’s how Vicky Boone, casting director of ‘The Tree of Life’ and ‘Everybody Wants Some!!’, finds the best possible on-screen talent—even on a budget.
Arcade Content seizes the day for Standard Bank
Film & Television 3rd Apr 2017

Arcade Content, Kyle Lewis

Arcade Content produced Make One Day #Today, Native VML’s new campaign for Standard Bank, featuring brand films by Kyle Lewis, Lebogang Rasethaba and new signing Zandi Tisani.
10th Talents Durban Call for Submission14-18 July2017
Opportunities 31st Mar 2017

Durban International Film Festival, DIFF, Talents Durban

This year, Talents Durban opens submissions to African writers and directors with fiction, documentary and hybrid projects in development.
Watch: Create Stunning DIY Lighting Effects Using a Box of Crackers
Technical 31st Mar 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, lighting

If you've got an empty box of Saltines, you can make some pro-level lighting effects.
Twitter Launches New Monetization Feature With Pre-Rolls On Periscope
Social Media 31st Mar 2017

social media, Twitter, Periscope

Twitter has announced a new monetization opportunity for video publishers via pre-roll ads that can appear before Periscope live streams.
8 Reasons You Didn’t Get the Part + How to Rock Your Next Audition
Acting 31st Mar 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice

Not sure why you didn't land the role? Let Backstage Expert and acting coach Tom Morin let you in on a few secrets.
Only 2 days left to apply for NFVF International bursaries for Film & TV post graduate studies
Opportunities 30th Mar 2017
The NFVF’s bursary programme is aimed at building capacity by upskilling film & TV professionals for global competitiveness through its support of qualifying applicants for overseas studies which are not offered in South African tertiary institutions.
How to Pitch Your Film: A Step-By-Step Breakdown
Film & Television 30th Mar 2017
The road to getting a film off the ground is never straight and narrow, especially if you’re starting at the bottom. What if you could pitch your film in exactly the right way to exactly the right people?
Screencraft's 2017Horror Screenplay Contest
Opportunities 30th Mar 2017

sceenwriting, scriptwriting, filmmaking, horror screenplay, screenplay competition

“The industry’s #1 horror screenplay contest.” – Indiewire Screencraft's Hollywood judges are looking for the next fresh voice in horror movie screenwriting