Global Young Guns 19

30 May 2021 ipoadmin 0

The One Club for Creativity has opened the call for entries for Young Guns 19, celebrating international creative professionals aged 30 or younger… Young Guns is the industry’s only global, cross-disciplinary, portfolio-based awards competition that identifies and celebrates today’s vanguard of young creatives. The renowned competitions regularly attract entries from […]

Ster-Kinekor to screen SA State Theatre productions at cinemas

30 May 2021 ipoadmin 0

Ster-Kinekor Theatres (SKT) and the South African State Theatre (SAST) have collaborated to screen theatre productions at selected cinemas across the country in June 2021.The collaboration comes as SKT and SAST navigate their ways in the new normal. The entertainment sector is the hardest hit by Covid-19 lockdown regulations, which […]

SABC heads to commission in fees fight with Sentech

30 May 2021 ipoadmin 0

The SABC’s fight with Sentech over tariffs is going from a skirmish to a full-blown public confrontation. The stakes couldn’t be higher — for both sides. TechCentral has learnt that the SABC has written to both the Competition Commission and communications regulator Icasa over what it calls Sentech’s “unfair and […]

Ladima Foundation presents the Adiaha Award at Encounters

30 May 2021 ipoadmin 0

The Ladima Foundation is excited to present The Adiaha Award for Best Documentary Film by an African woman at this year’s 23rd Encounters South African International Documentary Festival. Previous winners have included Samantha Biffot for The African Who Wanted to Fly, Philippa Ndisi-Herrmann for New Moon and Tamara Mariam Dawit for Finding Sally. Adiaha means ‘first daughter’ in […]

ICASA’s Announcement on Local Content Regulations

29 May 2021 ipoadmin 0

The SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition, the South African Screen Federation (SASFED) and the Independent Producers Organisation (IPO) are delighted with ICASA’s announcement on 27 May 2021 to reinstate the regulations for local content quotas it had exempted when it published its ICT COVID-19 National Disaster Regulations on 21 April […]

UCT Sunshine Cinema Film Impact Screening Facilitator Short Course

27 May 2021 ipoadmin 0

Encounters South African International Film Festival presents one week of exclusive, free access to the brand new online UCT certificate short course UCT Sunshine Cinema Film Impact Screening Facilitator Short Course Do you make films about social issues? Are you an aspiring impact producer or screening facilitator? Or an activist […]