And the 2019 Shnit Cape Town winners are…

31 October 2019 ipoadmin 0

The 2019 Shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival Cape Town recently concluded with an awards ceremony, which was held at the 44 On Long Theatre. Two Audience Awards, the Grand Jury prize and four Special Jury Award categories were presented during the ceremony that saw jurors Dr John Kani, Lauren Beukes, Kagiso Lediga […]

European Film Festival

29 October 2019 ipoadmin 0

Johannesburg, Pretoria and Cape Town are in for a ten-day feast of award-winning films as the European Film Festival celebrates its 6th edition in South Africa. The festival will be held simultaneously at Cinema Nouveau theatres in the three cities from 29 November to 8 December. The carefully curated festival is […]

Deon Meyer’s Trackers coming to M-Net

24 October 2019 ipoadmin 0

The television adaptation of internationally acclaimed author Deon Meyer’s crime novel Trackers marks the beginning of a new era in high-end African storytelling. Pan-African television network M-Net and two global broadcasting giants have joined forces to take this uniquely South African political thriller to the world.  First, as announced in December 2018, […]

SangSang Entertainment debuts feature film Salvation

23 October 2019 ipoadmin 0

South African writer and director Carmen Sangion of SangSang Entertainment is no stranger to creating character-driven short films that delve into the human psyche and explore the underground rivers of her characters’ emotional lives. Carmen’s debut feature film, Salvation, is no exception – the multi-narrative drama promises to be a […]

NFVF Call for Advisory Panel Members: Education & Training

23 October 2019 ipoadmin 0

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) is an agency of the Department of Sports, Arts, and Culture that was mandated to spearhead the equitable growth of South Africa’s film and video industry.   The NFVF is looking for industry experts who would like to serve as members of the […]

Sources 2 Script Development Workshop

22 October 2019 ipoadmin 0

Sources 2 is an advanced training programme for European film professionals working in the field of script and story development. Since 1992 the Dutch foundation has been working with the support of the MEDIA Programme of the European Community, now Creative Europe / MEDIA and its national partners representing public […]