Founded in 2003, The Callsheet is 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, which publishes The Callsheet, 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.

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Kidnapping for Ransom and Extortion on Increase

Organisations have a duty of care to safeguard their travelling employees Aon South Africa has issued security warnings to its clients via its WorldAware Operations Centre regarding a state of emergency declaration in Kaduna, Nigeria following a spate of kidnappings for ransom. The Kaduna State Police Command declared a State of Emergency on Tuesday 5 … [Read more]

2016 Upcoming Films to Look Forward to

While there are many titles vying for attention at our movie theatres throughout 2016, this is our top list for the year. Whether you want a good chuckle, an epic battle, or an enchanting storyline to watch with the kids, you’ll find something you like below. And if you’re snuggling up on the couch and … [Read more]

AAA Entertainment to Launch South African Content to Global Market at Cannes 2016

AAA Entertainment are gearing up for their 3rd annual presence at the Cannes International Film Festival’s Marche du Film market. AAA Entertainment and Koan Inc will be co-hosting a stand in the Riviera (E6) this year and are looking at working together on a slate of projects as executive producers and sales agents. One of … [Read more]

Action film The Blue Mauritius set to film in SA

The Blue Mauritius, an action/adventure film, will begin shooting in South Africa in June 2016. Local stars Pearl Thusi, Deon Lotz and Nicola Breytenbach will join a diverse international cast, including John Rhys-Davies (Raiders of the Lost Ark, The Lord of the Rings trilogy), Thomas Kretschmann (Resident Evil: Apocalypse, The Pianist), Augustus Prew (Kick Ass … [Read more]

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Callsheet Issue 4

The Callsheet Issue 4 places a spotlight on multiple award-winning mini series The Book of Negroes, the business behind documentary filmmaking, as well as production companies operating in Africa. This publication is brought to you by Film & Event Media.

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