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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Black Mirror to shoot in SA

Black Mirror, a British television anthology series produced by Zeppotron for Endemol, will begin shooting in South Africa next month. Having enjoyed two critically acclaimed seasons, Netflix commissioned a third season in September 2015. Each season comprises 12 episodes, characterised by dark yet humorous themes that tackle issues facing the advent of new technologies. Brooker … [Read more]

Triggerfish Artists short nominated for Writers Guild Muse Award

The Case of the Disappearing Daddy, a Triggerfish Artists short film, has been nominated in the Animation / Web Series category at The Writers’ Guild of South Africa’s third annual Muse Awards. Directed by Kane Croudace, the animated short was made at Triggerfish over just one weekend in 2014 for the 48 Hour Film Project. … [Read more]

AFCI Announces The Election of Chairman, Four New Officers To Its Board of Directors

The Association of Film Commissioners International (AFCI) announced the election of a new Chairman and four officers to its board of directors at its annual board meeting hosted by AFCI Member, Film LA. Kevin Jennings, Executive Manager of Film Otago Southland (New Zealand) was elected AFCI Chairman. Jennings’ leadership of the Otago Southland film office has … [Read more]

Striking, provocative award-winning SA feature travels the world

“Tightly drawn, very provocative and brimming with unbridled raw storytelling energy, While You Weren’t Looking opens doors of perception into a world we haven’t explored before.” – Palm Springs International Film Festival January 2016 While You Weren’t Looking, the multiple-award winning début feature film directed by SATFA winner Catherine Stewart, has been selected for the Pan African … [Read more]

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The Callsheet Issue 1

The Callsheet Issue 1 is brought to you by Film & Event Media. This January, we bring you a comprehensive audit of the studio sector, as well as location trends according to the experts. Finally, we find out who’s doing what in our Outbound Missions in 2016 feature.

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