Durban FilmMart Institute Announces Animation Highlights at DFM 2023

The Durban FilmMart Institute (DFMI) once again puts animation in the spotlight at Durban FilmMart (DFM) 2023, taking place from 21 – 24 July, under the programme theme African Constellations. This is the third year of concentrated inclusion of animation in the Industry Programme with the Animation@DFM strand, alongside the showcase of 8 animation projects […]

Durban FilmMart Institute Announces New Board of Directors 

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Durban FilmMart Institute (DFMI) is delighted to announce the appointment of its new Board of Directors. The Board plays a vital role in guiding the strategic direction, fostering growth and ensuring the continued success of the Durban FilmMart Institute in advancing its mandate to facilitate local and international trade and investment in African film content.  […]

Durban FilmMart Announces 2023 Jumpstart Projects

The Durban FilmMart Institute (DFMI), in collaboration with Produire au Sud, and the support of Institut Français in South Africa, is pleased to present the 2023 Jumpstart projects. For over a decade, Jumpstart has served as an incubator programme, dedicated to equipping aspiring filmmakers with essential tools and techniques for scriptwriting excellence. The successful 11-year […]

Durban FilmMart Institute Announces Industry Programme at DFM 2023

The Durban FilmMart Institute (DFMI) is delighted to present the 2023 DFM Industry Programme. Now entering its 14th edition, DFM will be held from 21 – 24 July 2023, under the theme, African Constellations, highlighting the talent and diversity of the African film industry. This year’s DFM marks the return to a physical edition, spanning […]

Durban FilmMart Institute Announces Talents Durban Project Selection 2023

The Durban FilmMart Institute (DFMI) is delighted to unveil the lineup of participants for the anticipated 16th edition of Talents Durban. As the African satellite programme of the Berlin International Film Festival and Berlinale Talents, Talents Durban forms an integral part of the DFMI’s portfolio. “Working in collaboration with partners to develop platforms that can […]

Durban FilmMart Institute Announces Headline Speakers for DFM 2023

The 14th Durban FilmMart (DFM), scheduled to take place from 21 – 24 July 2023 in Durban, is designed to be an event for film professionals seeking inspiration, professional development, and connection. Leaders in the film industry will share their expertise and provide invaluable insights to delegates. This year’s edition, themed African Constellations, will feature […]

DFM 2023 – Project announcement

Durban FilmMart Institute Announces DFM Official Projects. 28 projects have been selected to be part of the Pitch and Finance Forum of the 2023 Durban FilmMart (DFM), Africa’s premier coproduction and finance market. Under the theme African Constellations, the 14th DFM takes place from 21 – 24 July 2023 as a 4-day physical event in […]

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CTIAF are excited to announce the winners of this year’s 𝐑𝐨𝐚𝐝 𝐭𝐨 𝐀𝐧𝐧𝐞𝐜𝐲 Animation 𝐏𝐢𝐭𝐜𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐂𝐨𝐦𝐩𝐞𝐭𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 which took place on 27 April 2023 at the Cape Town International Animation Festival in collaboration with ComicCon Africa. The winners will join the South African Animation Industry Delegation at the Annecy/MIFA 2023 SA Pavilion sponsored by the National Film and Video Foundation.  […]

DFM 2023 – Registration and Theme Announcement

Registration and Theme Announcement Durban FilmMart 2023 Presents: African Constellations, A Celebration of the Rich Diversity of the African Film Industry Africa’s leading film industry event, the Durban FilmMart (DFM), will return for its 14th edition under the theme African Constellations from 21 – 24 July 2023 in Durban. The DFM welcomes attendees back to […]

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