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GFC hosting workshops by industry experts from 10th to 18th June
Film & Television 8th Jun 2017

Gauteng Film Commission, film workshops

The Gauteng Film Commission will be celebrating the 41st Anniversary of the Youth uprising in June 1976 by showcasing local film content and hosting workshops by industry experts from 10th to 18th June
Can you really shoot a broadcast documentary on an iPhone?
Film & Television 6th Jun 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

The BBC has broadcast what it described as its first documentary to be shot entirely on cellphones. Is this really a good idea? Phil Rhodes has his doubts.
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.
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.
The 9 semi-finalists of the Annecy - MIFA Pitches Animation du Monde at DISCOP Abidjan announced!
Film & Television 30th May 2017

Annecy, MIFA, Animation du Monde, DISCOP, Abidjan

19 animation projects in development were received from 8 countries which covered the length and breadth of the African continent.
Great Apps to Aid the Filmmaking Process: Pre-Production
Film & Television 29th May 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, filmmaking apps

In the first part of this series of posts about helpful apps for filmmakers, Story & Heart dive into tools that will be your new best friend during pre-production.