Wesgro Legal Workshop Goes Virtual

29 May 2020 ipoadmin 0

Wesgro Film and Media Promotion, in collaboration with Film Cape Town and Irish MacLeod Inc, has put together a legal workshop for emerging producers/SMME’s intended to fill the knowledge gaps that exist within the industry. When it comes to growing the local industry, and so driving economic development, one must […]

Takalani Sesame returns to TV

28 May 2020 ipoadmin 0

With many children still at home during lockdown, with limited activities to keep them busy, some relief will be offered to parents with the return of the educational series Takalani Sesame from Monday June 1 on weekdays at 3:30pm on SABC 2. Sesame is a South African children’s programme that […]

DSAC Covid-19 Relief Fund update

27 May 2020 ipoadmin 0

Following Minister Nathi Mthethwa’s announcement of a R150 Million Relief Fund to assist artists, athletes, technical personnel and the core ecosystem of the sector, adjudication panels were immediately appointed for both the sport and arts and culture sector. The deadline for application of the Relief Fund was 6 April 2020. […]

NFVF Annecy Opportunity for Students

26 May 2020 ipoadmin 0

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) is pleased to announce a student mentorship programme, in association with the Annecy International Animation Film Festival and Market in France, to promote and nurture emerging talent in the field of animation. The programme consists of leading a delegation of animation content creators to attend the online […]

BANFF 2020 goes virtual

23 May 2020 ipoadmin 0

Banff World Media Festival (BANFF) has unveiled a four-month content and events program as part of its virtual 2020 edition. Set to run from May to September, this year’s festival – reimagined as a virtual event after the 41st edition was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic – includes panels, master classes, interactive […]

8 – A Spine Chilling South African Horror

22 May 2020 ipoadmin 0

The supernatural thriller, set to launch across Africa on June 19, 2020, is grounded in South African folklore and mythology in a dark story of atonement, rooted in traditional beliefs about ancestors and the spirit world. Reality and superstition collide in the intersection where the world of the living meets […]