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.



Africa’s best documentaries are available to stream

In an African first, AfriDocs Anytime is now available as a free streaming platform on www.afridocs.net with a catalogue that includes nearly 40 films available for viewing at any time. Fans of African cinema now have two ways to watch some of the best documentaries from across the continent and beyond. Africa’s well known documentary … [Read more]

#Loeries2017: Be stupid, fail harder and give it all away, says BSSP’s Keith Cartwright

The son of a Pentecostal pastor, Keith Cartwright grew up in church and according to him it was a very, very strict religion and it forced him to keep a schedule. Six days a week, 2 hours a day and 8 hours on a Sunday, he had to be in church. This schedule taught Cartwright … [Read more]

#Loeries2017: Hall of Fame inductee Nathan Reddy on Grid’s culture refresh disruption and curation

This year’s Loeries Creative Hall of Fame inductee, Nathan Reddy, chief creative officer and founder of Grid Worldwide Branding and Design, has just turned 47. In this exclusive, off-the-cuff interview he shares his views on the formidable work coming from the Middle East and why his 23-year-old daughter is his source of inspiration when creative … [Read more]

#Loeries 2017: DStv wows creatives

The DStv Seminar of Creativity 2017, which took place on Friday, set in motion what the Loeries was about: creativity and innovation, and called on Africans to showcase their talents using the continent as a scenic platform. Global creative speakers had their audiences sitting on the edge of their seats with thought-provoking presentations and insight … [Read more]

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Callsheet Issue 8

In the Callsheet Issue 8 we bring you a peek at Loeries Creative Week, the continent’s biggest gathering of brand communication experts. We also speak to some of Africa’s rising stars and innovative creators about local trends and where they see the industry headed in the next decade. Brought to you by Film & Event … [Read more]

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