Founded in 2003, The Callsheet is 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, which publishes The Callsheet, 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.

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Season 1 of TV Series “Frontier Vets” Airs On SABC 3

Green Films Pty(Ltd) have announced the licensing of the first season of the 13 part TV series “Frontier Vets” to SABC 3, South Africa. The reality/documentary series follows eight young vet students who have to tackle the responsibility of running an animal clinic in an under developed rural area on the border of the Kruger … [Read more]

10 Tips to Make Your Content Go Viral

Shared content on social media is the fastest growing and perhaps most influential media force today. It broke the story of the Navy SEAL’s raid on Osama bin Laden, advanced marriage equality, reenergized Star Trek-er George Takei’s career, and launched the selfie. It’s truly the global virtual water cooler. And it rarely operates in a … [Read more]

NFVF and Namibia Film Commission Sign Agreement during DIFF2016

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) and the Namibia Film Commission (NFC), signed a Memorandum of Understanding – MOU during the Durban Film Festival. The signing ceremony was held at Suite 5, Elangeni Hotel on the 21st June 2016 at 14:00 and is signed by Ms. Zama Mkosi, Chief Executive Officer of the National … [Read more]

Applications for AFDA Board of Education (ABE) Scholarship for business and technology designers and innovators open

The AFDA Board of Education (ABE) directors and founders of one of South Africa’ s most prestigious institutions in the creative arts AFDA, is proud to announce that applications are now open for prospective students who wish to pursue a career in business and technology design and innovation. Over the last 22 years, the AFDA … [Read more]

Callsheet 2016 Issue 06 Cover
The Callsheet Issue 6

The Callsheet Issue 6 is our bumper edition for the year. This June, we explore the world of commercials in depth, from international service work done on the African continent, to local production companies, rising directors, breath-taking locations, yummy tabletop creations, and of course, the ever-growing worlds of post production and animation. Brought to you … [Read more]

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