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BlueCat Screenplay Competition: Upcoming Deadline
Opportunities 5th Jun 2017

BlueCat Screenplay Competition

BlueCat Screenplay Competition offers written feedback for all entries as well as a chance to win up to $10,000
From a Grand Prix to Ad of the Year; Arcade’s marvellous May
Film & Television 5th Jun 2017

Arcade Content, Kyle Lewis, Lebogang Rasethaba

Arcade Content had a marvellous May, with campaigns they worked on winning the top prizes at the African Cristal Festival and Creative Circle Ad of the Year respectively, among other accolades.
Call for proposals for KKNK 2018
Opportunities 5th Jun 2017

call for proposals, Klein Karoo National Arts Festival, KKNK

All presenters, producers and artists are invited to submit proposals for possible inclusion on the programme of the 2018 Klein Karoo National Arts Festival (KKNK).
Creative illustrators sought to turn MTV Shuga into comic book
Opportunities 2nd Jun 2017

MTV Breaks, MTV Shuga, Creative illustrator

MTV Breaks is searching for creative illustrators and colourists to translate our multi-award winning TV drama, MTV Shuga: Down South, into an original comic book.
10 Steps to Writing the Perfect Film Prospectus
Finance & Funding 2nd Jun 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, film financing, film funding

Learn how to build a film prospectus that will have your investors asking "where do I sign?"
Application now open for NYTVF’s Independent Pilot Competition
Opportunities 2nd Jun 2017

NYTVF, New York Television Festival, Independent Pilot Competition

The Independent Pilot Competition (IPC) is the NYTVF’s flagship, annual initiative, accepting independently-produced, original television pilots and series, short films, and short-form web series from around the globe.
5 Things That All Great Demo Reels Have
Film & Television 2nd Jun 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, demo reel

Here are some tips on how to put together a great (and effective) demo reel.
Realness African Screenwriter’s Residency 2017 announced at the Cannes Film Festival
Film & Television 2nd Jun 2017

Realness African Screenwriter’s Residency 2017

At an event hosted by La Fabrique Cinéma de l’Institut Français, one of the first supporters of the programme, the selection of this year’s Realness Screenwriter’s Residency was announced at the Cannes Film Festival by Realness co-founder Cait Pansegrouw.
Exciting New African Films – On Your Television: AfriDocs on BET
Film & Television 2nd Jun 2017

AfriDocs, BET,

AfriDocs on BET in June is excited to present a diverse array of films, including a selection \of new documentaries from across Africa.
Making and Funding Your Short Film
Finance & Funding 1st Jun 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, film financing

The benefits of making shorts and submitting to festivals are multiple. From a group of school leavers creating a short film with an iPhone, to an experienced commercials director demonstrating their skills at voicing a story in more than 30 seconds, the benefits are many.