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Welcome to the Callsheet, Africa’s leading film industry magazine. It is an award-winning monthly trade publication which covers the commercials, features, stills, television, and digital markets. The Callsheet is a resource for the local industry and international industry players. Film & Event Media won the Imbongi Award in 2010 for marketing South Africa’s Cape Town and Western Cape film industry. In recent years, The Callsheet has expanded to cover the entire continent of Africa.

Founded in 2003, Film & Event Media produces business-to-business publications, and acts as an online media hub for the film and events industries. Our monthlies and annuals include: The Filmmaker’s Guide to Africa (FMG) – a yearly showcase of the SA film industry targeted at an international market; the Event – a monthly that covers the thriving African events and exhibitions industry; the Callsheet – a monthly about the African film industry that covers commercials, film, technology, documentaries and more. Film & Event Media also publish The Event Planner’s Guide to Africa (EPG) – Africa’s leading business-events industry annual publication.

The Callsheet is printed by Exhibit Print. Their suppliers have The Forest Stewardship Council Chain of Custody certification. The magazine is printed on Hi-Q 80gsm gloss, wood free white paper, which is sourced from sustainably managed forests, and uses vegetable-oil-based, environmentally-friendly inks conforming to the highest European standards. 100% of what you spend with The Callsheet can be counted as BEE spend.

 

LATEST NEWS

Introducing The Ridley Scott Creative Group

Ridley Scott brings together RSA Films, Scott Free Productions, Black Dog Films, 3AM, Hey Wonderful & Darling Films to form the Ridley Scott Creative Group. “We are in a new golden age of entertainment. The world’s greatest brands, platforms, agencies, new entertainment players and studios are investing hugely in entertainment. We have brought our talent, … [Read more]


CaribbeanTales & Durban FilmMart Partnership Encourages African Women Filmmakers to think Co-Pro

CaribbeanTales Media Group (CTMG) and the Durban FilmMart (DFM) today announce the renewal of their partnership to support the development of original, serialized television content and films created by women from Africa and the African Diaspora.  CineFAM is the CaribbeanTales program that supports bold, original films and television series by women of colour worldwide. In the … [Read more]


CTIFMF 2018: Create. Collaborate. Celebrate

The Cape Town International Film Market & Festival will take place from October 9th – 19th 2018 at venues across the V & A Waterfront as well as in select sites across the city of Cape Town. The CTIFMF 2018 is a film industry platform to create, collaborate, and celebrate the exciting and often untapped … [Read more]


Cloak & Dagger Set to be Superhero Show of the Summer

Cloak & Dagger, Marvel’s new series, is the story of Tandy Bowen (Olivia Holt) and Tyrone Johnson (Aubrey Joseph) – two teenagers in New Orleans from very different backgrounds. When they were younger, both survived the destruction of a Roxxon Corporation offshore lab during a hurricane – but now find themselves burdened by newly acquired … [Read more]


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The Callsheet Issue 06

The Callsheet Issue 06 is brought to you by Film & Event Media. This month we explore Tulips and Chimney’s Hendrick’s Gin animation, the ultimate business case for bringing international commercials to Africa, short-form animation, and Andrew Human’s secrets to great advertising.

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