RapidLion 2019 expands its line-up

18 December 2018 ipoadmin 0

RapidLion – The South African International Film Festival has announced that tickets for its fourth annual event are now available for purchase. The festival showcases feature films, documentaries and features from BRICS countries, the continent and the diaspora and awards excellence in 18 categories. Tickets for the 10-day event, which runs […]

The Wound and Five Fingers For Marseilles now streaming on Showmax

18 December 2018 ipoadmin 0

Showmax has been steadily ramping up its selection of local content all year but they’ve saved the best for last: you can now stream this year’s Oscar-shortlisted drama The Wound and the African Movie Academy Awards’ Best Film of 2018, Five Fingers To Marseilles. Inxeba | The Wound, directed by John Trengove Premise: Xolani, […]

Durban FilmMart 2019 project submissions now open

18 December 2018 ipoadmin 0

Project submissions for the 10th Durban FilmMart (DFM) which takes place from 19 to 22 July 2019, during the 40th Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) in South Africa, are now open. The DFM is a joint project of the Durban Film Office (DFO), the eThekwini Municipality’s industry development unit and the DIFF, […]

IPO Statement in response to SABC crisis and SOS statement

5 December 2018 ipoadmin 0

5 December 2018: The IPO welcomes the call from the SOS (Save Our SABC) and the MMA (Media Monitoring Africa) for all major stakeholders to desist from any action that may lead to the collapse of the present board and the resignation of its executive management. We wholeheartedly support the […]

Short Film Competition launched by Tshimologong

5 December 2018 ipoadmin 0

Animation SA and AFD Animation Skills Development Programme aims to improve development of animated short films Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct and Agence Française de Développement (AFD), in partnership with Animation South Africa, have announced two exciting initiatives. The first is the launch of a short film competition aimed at improving […]