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.
Blockbuster movie productions have the ability to capture the imaginations of millions across the globe. They also have the ability to create an interest in the locations in which they were filmed. Whether it be a romance, comedy, animation or action film, movies can leave viewers filled with wanderlust for the locations they were shot … [Read more]
Wesgro, Cape Town and the Western Cape’s official Tourism, Trade and Investment Promotion Agency, welcomes the decision by Cinemax to order the production of Season One of a new ten-part episodic series called ‘Warrior’. The series, inspired by an original idea from the writings of legendary martial artist Bruce Lee, is set against the backdrop … [Read more]
There’s a wealth of local and lekker South African content coming to Showmax this December, from the first Showmax Original to box office hits and award-winning films, here’s what to expect: Tell Me Sweet Something Moratiwa (Nomzamo Mbatha) runs her bookstore with ambitions of being a writer. Then she meets Nat (Maps Maponyane), a model … [Read more]
The new service will provide access to National Geographic’s catalogue of content, organised thematically, with portals to serve interest areas including Space, Egypt, World Cultures, Deep-sea Exploration and Human Body. Fox said that the service, which will debut next year, will offer content in a timely way that is relevant for current affairs and anniversaries. Fox Networks Europe … [Read more]