Film Finance World Forum 2014

Destiny Media will be hosting the inaugural Film Finance World Forum on the 23rd October 2014. The aim of Film Finance World is to provide a platform for producers, financiers and other stakeholders in the film industry to engage and gain insights on the latest developments in the film industry and how to ensure that […]

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Camera Tech Bonanza – What’s H...

As we near the end of yet another stellar year in the film industry, we are ever mindful of the constant flux in which it operates. This forward motion is never more present than in the regular camera updates, new releases and accompanying accessories. 2014 has seen an even bigger move towards digital cinematography, with […]

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A Chat with CEO of Lasernet an...

The CEO of Lasernet and Waterfront Film Studios takes a trip down memory lane, and lets us in on the studio’s big expansion projects.   How did you get started in the film industry? Please give a brief career overview. I have been in the industry since I was 19. I started in the SA Air […]

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IN PRODUCTION: OCTOBER 2014

Thanks to ever-present confidentiality clauses, no one is ever allowed to officially talk about what’s in production in Africa, so this monthly section is an unofficial overview of the industry’s worst-kept secrets. A number of projects wrapped in September – including Mark Donford-May’s La Boheme adaptation, Breathe – Umphefumlo; Moonlighting’s The Curse of Hendon / […]

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Moving the Film Industry- a lo...

When it comes to film production, much can be said about the cameras, auxiliary equipment, crews, locations and even the actors and directors. But there’s one particular sector that gets almost no recognition but is pivotal to the industry’s success: transportation. Transportation comes in all shapes and sizes. It incorporates couriers and crew transportation, the […]

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ABOUT US

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.

The Callsheet is printed by Forms Express. 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

Egg Films launches Arcade
Arcade Content is a new division of Egg Films that produces content that falls outside the realm of traditional TV commercials. This includes brand films, web series, music videos and more. “We are breaking the mould of commercial filmmaking with a more minimal, guerrilla style of ...

Afda Graduation Festival
Its that time of the year again, The AFDA 2014 Graduation festival is around the corner and we want you there! We want you to be a part of the AFDA 2014 JUDGING PANEL where you will have the oppurtunity to critic our productions as ...

Film Finance World Forum 2014
Destiny Media will be hosting the inaugural Film Finance World Forum on the 23rd October 2014. The aim of Film Finance World is to provide a platform for producers, financiers and other stakeholders in the film industry to engage and gain insights on the latest ...

M-NET TO COMMISSION MORE HOMEGROWN MAGIC!
M-Net Channel 101, home to some of DStv’s biggest local series – such as MasterChef South Africa, Carte Blanche and Idols SA and – is looking for fresh, new local content. As such, M-Net is inviting production companies and format creators to pitch their ideas for an ...

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The Callsheet Issue 10 2014

The Callsheet magazine is proudly brought to you by Film & Event Media. In this issue we take a look at Moving the Film Industry, as well as what is up come soon in production and the African Film Summit.