Writers’ Guild Website and Muse Award

31 August 2020 ipoadmin 0

The Writers Guild of South Africa (WGSA) is pleased to announce the launch of a new website. “Our new streamlined site is finally live!” says Theoline Maphutha, WGSA Chairperson. “The first phase of many more exciting things to come.” With the launch, comes the opening of submissions for the coveted […]

Speakers Announced for Inaugural Creative Producer Indaba

30 August 2020 ipoadmin 0

Creative Producer Indaba was created to provide professional training and hone the leadership skills of tenacious producers interested in building the African film industry. In this spirit, Indaba’s Opening Assembly on 28th of August will take place as a Conversation on Leadership, moderated by African Group Leader and Realness Institute […]

Crucial role of media in achieving gender equality

28 August 2020 ipoadmin 0

The official launch of The Step It Up ‘Statement of Commitment for Gender Equality in South African Media’ campaign was hosted by UN Women South Africa and the GIZ – Partnerships for Prevention of Violence against Women and Girls programme (PfP) on Wednesday, 26 August 2020. Just over a hundred […]

World Congress of Science and Factual Producers

27 August 2020 ipoadmin 0

World Congress of Science and Factual Producers (WCSFP) is a member-driven organization formed by science and factual producers, broadcasters and content providers from around the world. Each year, members gather for an annual conference in a different country to connect with colleagues through meetings and social events, learn about new […]

Produire au Sud partners with Durban FilmMart

24 August 2020 ipoadmin 0

Produire au Sud of the Festival des 3 Continents, Nantes for the 9th year has partnered with the Durban FilmMart (DFM), in Jumpstart, a story lab programme for African filmmakers in the virtual edition that takes place from 4 to 13 September 2020.    The DFM, Africa’s premier film industry […]

Launch of Commitment for Gender Equality in South African Media

23 August 2020 ipoadmin 0

This Women’s Month, UN Women South Africa and the GIZ – Partnerships for Prevention of Violence against Women and Girls programme (PfP) call on the media and entertainment industry to commit to actively fighting gender-based violence (GBV) and promote gender equality by signing the ‘Statement of Commitment for Gender Equality […]