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The African Film Market of the Future: Durban joins important discussion on the African Film Market of the Future at EFM

Feb 5 2019 12:00AM

The eThekwini Municipality’s film industry unit, the Durban Film Office (DFO) will be attending this year’s European Film Market (EFM) to further strengthen African and international networks, partnerships and communication links for local filmmakers during this year’s iconic Berlinale International Film Festival, which begins this week.

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Realness Pan African Screenwriter's Residency Launches Call for Submissions for 2019

Dec 4 2018 12:00AM

Realness is a pioneering residency initiative conceived by Urucu Media that affords a new generation of filmmakers the opportunity to evolve their talent as authentic voices in African cinema. Over the course of 6 weeks, 5 filmmakers are incubated at Nirox in the Cradle of Humankind where they are furnished with the resources and mentorship that will empower them to create their best work. In the past 3 editions, Realness has hosted writer/directors from 11 countries in Africa.

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Durban FilmMart 2019 Project Submissions call Out

Nov 30 2018 12:00AM

Project submissions for the 10th Durban FilmMart (DFM) which takes place from 19 to 22 July 2019, during the 40th Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) in South Africa, will open on Friday, 7 December 2018.

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