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.



Unmissable day of creative inspiration at Loeries Seminar

The best creatives in the world inspiring the best creatives in the region,” that’s how Fahmeeda Cassim Surtee, Marketing & Sales Director DStv Media Sales describes the DStv Seminar of Creativity during Loeries Creative Week in Durban on Friday 18 August. Now in its fifth year, the seminar is a highlight of Loeries Creative Week for … [Read more]

Mbongeni Ngema’s Asinamali! To Conclude Durban International Film Festival (DIFF)

Asinamali! the much-anticipated film by Mbongeni Ngema, will be the closing film of the Durban International Film Festival (DIFF), one of the biggest festivals of its kind and the longest running film festival in Africa. The film will screen at Ster-Kinekor Gateway in Umhlanga on Sunday, 23 July. Mbongeni Ngema occupies a unique space in theatre history … [Read more]

Loeries Creative Week is coming to Durban this August and there’s something for everyone

Loeries Creative Week Durban hits the city in August and it is bringing lots of creative events for everyone in the greater Durban area. Loeries Fringe Festival from 14-21 August Businesses, organisations and individuals from the Durban area and KwaZulu-Natal are invited to host events that showcase their creativity as part of the Loeries Fringe Festival. Whether … [Read more]

Movers & Shakers: Viacom International announces two new key appointments

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a division of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), announced key appointments for two of Viacom’s flagship brands; The Paramount Channel and BET International. Alex Okosi, executive vice president and managing director of VIMN Africa, will expand his role to include oversight of BET in all markets outside of the United States. … [Read more]

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Callsheet Issue 7

The Callsheet Issue 7 explores the outer reaches of aerial cinematography and how the sector is regulated. We also dig into the meaty programme Durban FilmMart has to offer this year, with a stellar lineup of speakers. Brought to you by Film & Event Media.

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