Tag: Filmmaking Opportunities

NFVF Call for Projects – Cannes International Film Festival

NFVF Call for Projects – Cannes International Film Festival

[ 0 ] February 9, 2016 |

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture, will once again host and facilitate South African film industry presence at the Cannes International Film Festival. This year’s festival has been scheduled to run from 11th until the 22nd May 2016. The NFVF is putting together a festival catalogue of […]

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South Africa: National Film and Video Foundation internship opportunities 2016

South Africa: National Film and Video Foundation internship opportunities 2016

[ 0 ] February 9, 2016 |

The South African National Film and Video Foundation an agency of The Department of Arts and Culture, have officially announced their internship opportunities for 2016! Individuals interested in building a career in the South African film industry are encouraged to apply for the respective internship opportunities listed  below. Film and TV Producing  Script Writing  Animation […]

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Pan African Film Consortium to host debut World Conference on African film

Pan African Film Consortium to host debut World Conference on African film

[ 0 ] January 30, 2016 |

The Pan African Film Consortium founded by Mykel Ajaere Parish in 2012, will be hosting their debut “World Conference on African Cinema” from the 27- 28 July 2016 in Kigali, Rwanda. The world conference in partnership with the Rwanda Film Federation will focus on creating sustainable programs to develop and grow the African film industry, by […]

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Egypt launches debut script development program, “SARD”!

Egypt launches debut script development program, “SARD”!

[ 0 ] December 31, 2015 |

Egypt is proudly launching their first professional script development program to take place in Cairo from February to April 2016, called SARD. “SARD”, the Arabic word for narration, will be a 3 month program organised by UNAIDS for writers and writer/directors. The program aims to help develop the best script for either short or feature […]

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Triggerfish Animation Studios call for African Writers and Directors, with launch of new Story Lab

Triggerfish Animation Studios call for African Writers and Directors, with launch of new Story Lab

[ 0 ] July 28, 2015 |

From the creators of South Africa’s first animated feature film that went on to be the highest earning South African film in 30 years,  for “Adventures in Zambezia” (2012), now Cape Town based Triggerfish Animation Studios and Disney want you to create Africa’s next animation blockbuster! After receiving global praise for their first two animated […]

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South Africa Brazil Co-production Forum – Filmmakers Apply Today

South Africa Brazil Co-production Forum – Filmmakers Apply Today

[ 0 ] July 1, 2015 |

The NFVF, an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture, hereby invites South African filmmakers to apply for the South Africa-Brazil Co-production Forum to be held at the Durban Film Mart during the Durban International Film Festival which takes place from the 16th until the 26th July 2015. This initiative is in recognition of […]

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NFVF National Bursary Scheme call for Film and TV Students

NFVF National Bursary Scheme call for Film and TV Students

[ 0 ] May 27, 2015 |

  The National Film & Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture, is a statutory body mandated by an Act of Parliament to spearhead the equitable growth and development of the SA film and video industry. In order to stimulate and advance skills development, meet the current needs of industry, […]

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Afrinolly Short Film Competition – Winners

Afrinolly Short Film Competition – Winners

[ 1 ] July 14, 2014 |

This competition was a unique and innovative online competition, focusing on the youth in Africa encouraging entrants to submit a 15 minute short film telling their story and addressing their African issues. More About Afrinolly here. The winners for 2013: <<<Short Films>>> 1st Place $25 000.00 Everything Happens for a Reason Florian Schott 2nd Place […]

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Project Involve

Project Involve

[ 0 ] April 8, 2014 |

Africa’s creatives!!! A Los Angeles based company Film Independent are offering filmmakers from around the world an amazing opportunity to grow their careers.  It’s called Project Involve and accepts applications in the following categories: Filmmaking Tracks: Cinematography, Directing, Documentary, Editing, Producing, Screenwriting (We no longer require Letters of Recommendation for Filmmaking Tracks) Industry Tracks: Acquisitions/Distribution, Development, Film Programming “Film […]

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South African Production Insight

South African Production Insight

March 5, 2014 |

  South Africa’s film crew is well known for it’s with military like discipline. The reason for this, one may argue, is the 90% of the below-the-line production crew are all ex military or have been mentored from an ex soldier who has dedicated the rest of his life to more peaceful but still highly […]

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