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Call For Applications : SA-France Co-Production Workshop

07 Nov 2016

Call for applications : SA-France Co-Production Workshop

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) and the National Centre for Cinema (CNC) of France, in conjunction with the French Embassy in South Africa, are organising a 2 day co-production workshop between the two countries, which will be held in Paris the week of 27 March 2017 (date TBC).

This workshop is part of the on-going collaboration between these institutions to strengthen the cooperation in the film industry between France and South Africa, and to encourage co-productions within the framework of the co-production treaty existing between the two countries.

The workshop that will be organised in Paris specifically aims to create a platform for South African filmmakers/producers with developed feature film projects to meet with their fellow French producers, and find potential partners with a view to co-produce their projects.

The closing date for applications is 15 December 2016.

How to Apply?

Send your complete application in English by email to:

To be considered, applications must include the following:

1. Covering letter

2. Synopsis

3. Director’s treatment

4. Full script

5. Director and producer’s profiles.

6. Tentative budget

7. Finance plan

The closing date for applications is 15 December 2016. Selections will be made according to the above criteria and successful applicants will be notified by the 31st January 2017.

Transport and accommodation costs of selected participants will be covered by NFVF (One participant per project).