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Baxter Dance Festival call for applications
Opportunities 1st Jun 2017

Baxter Dance Festiva

The annual Baxter Dance Festival will take place from 5 to 14 October 2017 and choreographers, independent dance-makers, dance studios, schools, companies and groups, are now invited to apply to be part of this year’s programme
4 Ways to Teach Yourself How to Act for FREE!
Acting 1st Jun 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice

Actors have to pay for head shots, travel to meetings to find a talent agent, a manager, and still have to pay for acting classes. But what if I told you there is a way to learn how to become an actor without paying for acting classes?
South Africa: here’s how to get four free months on Google Play Music
Media 1st Jun 2017

Google Play Music

Google Play Music now offers a four-month free trial for those subscribing to its service.
Announcing Short Script Contest w/ Cannes, Vimeo and VICE!
Opportunities 30th May 2017

screenwriting, scriptwriting, Screencraft, ScreenCraft Short Script Contest

Announcing the 2017 ScreenCraft Short Screenplay Contest! This year's jury includes executives from the Cannes Film Festival, Vimeo Staff, BuzzFeed, VICE, an Oscar-winning short filmmaker, and more!
DJI Spark: the new entry level consumer drone
Technical 30th May 2017

drones, DJI, DJI Spark

A spark of genius? DJI bills its new $499, cellphone-sized Spark drone as “the easy and fun camera drone for everyone.”
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.
$20-$40 000 funding available from the Sundance Documentary Fund
Finance & Funding 29th May 2017

film finance, film funding, film grants, Sundance Documentary Fund

The Sundance Documentary Film Program supports non-fiction filmmakers worldwide in the production of cinematic documentaries on contemporary themes.
Everything You Need for an Outdoor Movie Shoot
Film & Television 29th May 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, outdoor shoots

If you’re venturing to the great outdoors for your next movie shoot, you’ll need to bring along more than just a camera and spare battery.