GREENING THE COMMERCIAL SECTOR
As the drought in the Cape continues, Bobby Amm of the CPA has called for the commercial industry to change
its ways and adopt a greener approach to production. “Many of South Africa’s commercials depend on the beauty and function of our environment — so if our lives as we know it aren’t enough to make a change, the sustainability of our industry should be,” she said. Amm offered several easy steps via MarkLives for productions to combat waste on their shoots:
CAPE LOCATION UPDATE
Rudi Riek has been working in the film industry for 23 years in various roles and is well known for his expertise in locations related matters. He shares the latest updates with the Callsheet.
If you plan on filming in the Western Cape I would encourage you to make use of this resource: www.locationmanual.com. This website contains information obtained from the annual film workshops held in Cape Town and is also downloadable via Wesgro. The website has taken that information and placed it in an easy to navigate, mobilefriendly resource. I encourage you to help build on this resource.
Continue reading in Issue 3 of Callsheet, here: