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New International Short Film Festival to Boost Local Industry

Twin Hearts Production and Kleinkaap Boutique Hotel are hosting the Kleinkaap Short Film Festival (KSFF) in South Africa. This Festival is aimed to showcase local and international filmmaking in short format. KSFF is a gateway for audiences to unearth the real world of film that occurs beyond regular film exhibitions. Moreover KSFF mainly supports outstanding … [Read more]

KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission Township Screenings Pilot

KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission Launches its Community Outreach programme in celebration of 100 years of Film in KwaZulu-Natal, during the Durban International Film Festival. 26 May 2016: The KwaZulu- Natal Film Commission Film Commission is proud to announce its community outreach programme that will take place in townships around Durban, KwaZulu-Natal from 21 June -25 June … [Read more]

The Journeymen: opening night film for DIFF

The Durban International Film Festival is pleased to announce that the opening night film of the 37th edition will be the World Premiere of the South African documentary, The Journeymen, the latest instalment in the Twenty Journey project. The documentary has been directed by Sean Metelerkamp and produced by filmmaker Jolynn Minnaar whose film, Unearthed, … [Read more]


EXPAND YOUR MIND AND YOUR BUSINESS The 63rd Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, taking place between 18 and 25 June, is going to be the biggest in history, where marketers, creatives, media agency professionals, business leaders and entrepreneurs will witness an explosion of creativity, inspiration and information. “An opportunity for the global creative community … [Read more]

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The Filmmaker’s Guide to Africa 2016

The Filmmaker’s Guide to Africa 2016 (FMG) is an annual African film industry marketing magazine targeted at an international audience. As a marketing resource and information guide, it makes a strong financial and strategic case for shooting in Africa by detailing incentives, rebates and subsidies, exploring regional features and logistics, and creating a thorough overview … [Read more]

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