TRACE Documentary Filmmakers Callsheet Submission Competition Gauteng
May 9, 2019

TRACE is Looking for Young Filmmakers


In the lead up to Youth Month, TRACE – at the forefront of urban and afro-urban culture – wants to give away R50,000 in cash towards your next documentary film.

The competition is aimed at young Gauteng-based creative filmmaker(s) looking to stake make a name for themselves in the industry.

How to Enter

Deadline: 19 May

To enter, simply submit your CV, portfolio and showreel of your best work.

The focus should be short stories centered on young creatives that are bubbling under in the scenes of music, art, fashion and culture.

Entrants will be narrowed down to five candidates who will need to tell a story of 90 seconds around the designated theme. From the five candidates one winner will be selected and announced to create a documentary based on their treatment. They will be given a period of 12 months an amount of R50 000 prize money to create the documentary. The documentary will be broadcast on the TRACE channels as well as the TRACE Play global platform.

All entries can be submitted on TRACE.TV

Competition entrants must be based in Gauteng.