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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.
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.
Awards Eggstacy
Film & Television 26th May 2017

Egg Films, Dan Mace, Sunu, Lebogang Rasethaba, Jason Fialkov, Terence Neale

Egg directors have been racking up accolades recently at the One Show, D&AD & Webbys internationally and South African Music Awards (SAMAs) locally.
Skulls of My People’ documentary explores why Namibia is a “time bomb
Film & Television 26th May 2017

Al Jazeera, Vincent Moloi, Skulls Of My People

The Ovaherero’s rising anger is given a voice in Skulls Of My People, an upcoming documentary on Al Jazeera English that follows the campaign to pressurise Germany to acknowledge and apologise for the what’s been called the first genocide of the 20th century
ZIFF 2017 OFFICIAL SELECTION ANNOUNCED Tanzanian Film Gets Opening Night Honour
Film & Television 24th May 2017

film festivals, ZIFF, SOKO FILAM, East African Film and TV Market, ZIFF 2017

The Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) has announced its official selection of films for competition and screening at this year’s event takins place from July 8th -16th in Stone Town, Zanzibar.
How to Create The Perfect Show Bible
Film & Television 23rd May 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, Show Bible

A pitch for a TV series involves more than just writing the pilot. You need to write a guide to go with it.
10 Things to Know Before Shooting Your Microbudget, Part 2: Financing and Hidden Costs
Film & Television 23rd May 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Here's the second of no film school's two-part series on how to successfully plan a microbudget feature.