Raised by Wolves assembles cast

27 January 2019 ipoadmin 0

TNT has revealed the principal cast of Raised by Wolves, a serialized sci-fi series from Ridley Scott (The Martian, Blade Runner, Alien: Covenant), who is making his television directorial debut. Raised by Wolves centers on two androids tasked with raising human children on a mysterious virgin planet. As the burgeoning […]

Ellen Pakkies film to open international film fest

27 January 2019 ipoadmin 0

The story of Ellen Pakkies that gripped South Africans from all walks of life will now do the same to international audiences. Ellen: The Ellen Pakkies Story will be the film to open the seventh Toronto Black Film Festival on Wednesday February 13 at 8pm. Pakkies strangled her drug-addicted son […]

Documentary Proposals for The Next 25 Years of Democracy

26 January 2019 ipoadmin 0

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture, was mandated to ensure the equitable growth of the South African film and video industry. The NFVF does this by providing funding for the development, production, marketing and distribution of films and also the […]

Letters to District Six

26 January 2019 ipoadmin 0

Cape Town’s deeply historical District Six is one of the most interesting, and emotionally charged areas in the city. From paintings to documentaries and live stage productions, District Six has been immortalised in many creative ways. A short fiction film based on the forced removal of the residents of District […]

NFVF invitation to submit proposals for the Fiction Slate

26 January 2019 ipoadmin 0

The NFVF is pleased to announce that the call to submit proposals for the 4th fiction slate funding is open and would like to invite eligible production companies to submit proposals for the slate funding which will be awarded to three companies and will be administered over a period of […]

Berlinale Africa Hub, DocSalon & EFM Producers Hub

26 January 2019 ipoadmin 0

For the third year in a row, the Berlinale Africa Hub, an initiative of the European Film Market (EFM), is providing an international forum for communication and networking for African filmmakers and creatives, as well as for filmmakers who are active on the continent, in particular in its sub-Saharan regions. […]