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Jumpstart – Pitching programme for emerging South African filmmakers at Durban FilmMart

May 24 2017 12:00AM

Interested filmmakers are invited to apply for this programme. Submissions are now open and will close at5pm on June 16, 2017.

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CaribbeanTales and Durban FilmMart Join Forces to Support African Women Filmmakers

May 17 2017 4:00PM

The winner will qualify to participate in the renowned CaribbeanTales Incubator (CTI), in Toronto, Canada. CTI is a year-round development and production hub for Caribbean and Caribbean Diaspora Producers that aims to create strong, compelling and sustainable content for the global market.

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Women Led Film – Disrupting the Status Quo

May 10 2017 12:00AM

Calling for an inclusive dialogue on the role of women, the eThekwini Municipality’s film industry arm - the Durban Film Office, the Durban International Film Festival, the National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), the lobby and advocacy organization Sisters Working in Film and Television (SWIFT), and international partner CaribbeanTales Media Group, are all providing input into the Women Led Film - Disrupting the Status Quo programme within this year’s DFM which takes place from July 14 -17 in Durban.

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