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.



Two Major South African Films Wrap up Filming in Durban

Two major South African films have recently wrapped up production in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, with support from both the eThekwini Municipality’s Durban Film Office and the KZN Film Commission. The first, a comedy, Keeping up with the Kandasamys is directed by Jayan Moodley (White Gold), produced by Junaid Ahmed and Helena Spring (hot on the heels … [Read more]

Arcade Scoops Four Silvers at The Loeries

At only the second Loerie Awards since it was founded, Arcade Content continued its steady rise, dominating the Music Video category with two Silvers and picking up another two Silvers, three Bronzes and a Craft Certificate for its brand films. With 23 nominations, Arcade was the second most nominated production company overall going into the … [Read more]

Loeries 2016 Creative Week Roundup

Loeries Creative Week Durban has come to a close, with all in attendance leaving happy, inspired and ready to create more exciting work in the year to come. Here’s a look at some of the highlights from 15 to 21 August 2016. Loeries Creative Week Durban 2016 drew to a close on Sunday, 21 August, … [Read more]

The AFCI Announces the 2016 Creativity Awards Winners

The Association of Film Commissioners International (AFCI) today announced its first, second and third place winners for The 2016 Creativity Awards. The annual competition allows AFCI film commission and industry affiliate members an opportunity to competitively showcase the marketing campaigns they use to attract film productions to their respective territories around the globe. The AFCI … [Read more]

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Callsheet Issue 8

The Callsheet Issue 8 is brought to you by Film & Event Media. This month, we garner insights from equipment rental leaders, and we also find out what the highlights are for the 2016 Loeries Creative Week Durban. Mike Scott tells all, SA cleans up at Cannes Lions, and we place the spotlight on local … [Read more]

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