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.



Start-ups Get To Tell Their Story On Video

Matchfire Motion, an animation studio that is driving new age digital thinking in marketing, has launched a campaign aimed at NGO’s and start-ups to tell their story through animation. By submitting their cause, the company will select one that will benefit most from an animation and then create it absolutely free. “The digital world is … [Read more]

Accounting for Film Production Workshop – Cape Town

Following the tremendous amount of enquiries for a workshop in Cape Town, Destiny Media is pleased to announce that we have partnered with Moneypenny SA and will be hosting an Accounting for Film Productions Workshop in Cape Town on the 6th July at Wesgro. The aim of the workshop is to provide individuals in the … [Read more]

Igniting a Nigerian Socio-Economic Revolution Via Digital Animation, by Lai Mohammed

Being The Text of The Speech Delivered by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, At The Opening of the 7th African Digital TV Development Meeting in Beijing, China on Monday, 22 May 2017 I will like to express my immense pleasure and gratitude for the invitation extended to me and my delegation … [Read more]

What Drives Sacrifice And Success At The Box-Office

We recently spoke with film producer Helena Spring on being a woman in a very male-dominated field, her success with the box office hit Keeping Up With The Kandasamys and her opinions of the proverbial glass ceiling in the world of film and how it’s being broken. Spring has been a producer for some 30 … [Read more]

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Callsheet Issue 6

The Callsheet Issue 6 is brought to you by Film and Event Media. In this issue, we bring you a comprehensive bumper feature on why your next commercial should be shot on the African continent – from crew and specialist services to directors, production companies and locations.

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