NFVF Cycle 1 Funding Applications is Open

The National Film and Video Foundation, an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture is pleased to announce that the call for Cycle 1 funding applications is now open for all the funding categories:

Development (feature films, documentaries, short films, and TV formats)

Production (feature films, short films, documentaries)

Market and Film Festival Attendance (Festival and Markets taking place in June 2019. Submission date: 8th – 19th April 2019)

Individuals and organisations may submit applications to the NFVF for the above-mentioned funding categories. Please take note of the following important dates and conditions:

Closing date for submissions: 4 May 2019

Applicants need to register and complete the online application form using the following link:

Please take note of the following disclaimers:

Tier yourself accordingly

Carefully read the definitions of the sub-categories before selecting

It is advisable that the main applicant applies instead of using a 3rd party to apply on their behalf

Only recently certified documents will be accepted. (NOT OLDER THAN 3 MONTHS, WITH A DATED STAMP)

Only valid documents will be allowed (NOT EXPIRED)

Applications which do not meet compliance will be disqualified

Please note that no late applications will be accepted.

For any queries regarding applications please contact:

Thandekile Hlatshwayo

Applications Officer