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Award-winning Fokofpolisiekar documentary coming to Showmax
Film & Television 20th Jan 2017
Fokofpolisiekar: Forgive Them For They Know Not What They Do will be streaming exclusively on Showmax from 23 January 2017. Filmed over four years, this is the definitive documentary on the cult band that revolutionised the Afrikaans music scene.
Harvard University is now offering free photography classes online.
Opportunities 18th Jan 2017

free online course, Harvard, digital photography

Harvard has announced that they are going to make their photography classes free online.
The Top Screenwriting Contests 2017 – with Dates and Deadlines
Screenwriting 18th Jan 2017

screenwriting, scriptwriting compettion

Screencraft have compiled a list the top 10 screenwriting contests, including dates and deadlines for 2017.
Vimeo CEO Says Content For New SVOD Service Aims To “Get Your Heart Rate Going”
Distribution 18th Jan 2017


Vimeo is currently beefing up staff for the SVOD project and compiling a programming slate that will include original series as well licensed content. .’
FlowMotion ONE is a Versatile Handheld Stabilizer for Smartphones and Action Cams
Technical 18th Jan 2017

FlowMotion ONE, Handheld Stabilizer

Stabilize your smartphone and GoPro footage with the FlowMotion ONE handheld stabilizer.
Application now open for dok.incubator workshop 2017
Opportunities 18th Jan 2017


dok.incubator are looking for highly-motivated teams of individuals, who want to work intensively on the editing and development of their rough-cut documentaries to allow it to reach its full international potential.
What do they stream? Using video data to create demand for your films
Distribution 17th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution

As the digital media landscape grows and evolves, more and more producers and distributors are putting emphasis on gathering data and targeting audience to boost revenues.
Tutorial: How to Make Your Own Overhead Shooting Rig
Technical 17th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Here's a way to build a rig that'll let you shoot some sweet overhead shots.
Why FCPX 10.3 is the NLE of the future
Post Production 17th Jan 2017

editing, post production, Final Cut Pro 10.3

Final Cut Pro X might have driven swarms of editors into the arms of Apple’s rivals, but with FCPX 10.3 Apple finally delivered on the promise of the software and, if you edit, you owe it to yourself to leave your preconceptions at the door and check it out.