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South African Film Commission officially registered with AFCI

Issued by Cape Film Commission

The SAFC is registered with the South African Chamber of Commerce and is now officially a Member of the Association of Film Commissioners International (AFCI).

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'The Price of Sugar' to open Netherlands Film Festival

Issued by Spier Films

Director Jean Van De Velde’s 18th Century Suriname epic has been chosen to Open the Netherlands Film Festival on the 25th of September 2013.

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Durrant brings family tales to cinematic life

Issued by Independent Newspaper Ltd

Winner of the Audience Award at the Durban International Film Festival, Felix was directed by Roberta Durrant, whose work we are very familiar through sitcoms like Sgudi ‘Snaysi and Stokvel, dramas like Home Affairs and the Emmy-nominated Sokhulu

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Generating exposure for your feature film

Issued by GetSmarter

Since 1990 the local South African feature film production industry has grown substantially.

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Call for Applications to Attend Hot Docs 2014

Issued by Documentary Filmmakers Association

You have the chance to attend Hot Docs 2014 as part of the DFA’s application to the Department of Trade and Industry’s Group Export Sector Specific Assistance Scheme (SSAS).

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The Village Under The Forest at Tri Continental Film Festival

Issued by KEViN LiKES

The Village Under The Forest, winner of the Audience Award at Encounters South African International Documentary Festival, will screen in Johannesburg, Pretoria and Cape Town in September as part of the Tri Continental Human Rights Film F

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Wimpy Continues To Make South Africa’s Day

Issued by Egg Films

Wimpy, the iconic 46-year old family restaurant chain, is reminding South Africans why they love its breakfasts with a put-a-smile-on-your-dial television commercial from Draftfcb Johannesburg and Egg Films.

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South Africa’s Box Office revenue declined in the first six months of 2013

Issued by National Film and Video Foundation

The National Film and Video Foundation has released a South African Box Office report for the first six months of 2013 that shows a 50% decline in revenue generated by films during this period.

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Cape Town audio post facility making its mark with 2 TIFF selections

Issued by Origin | Audio

Tim Pringle: Final mix engineer and owner of new Cape Town based audio post production facility, Origin Audio, is proud to be a part of two films (iNumber Number & Berea) that were selected for the Toronto Film Festival.

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Six South African films screening at Toronto International Film Festival

Issued by National Film and Video Foundation

Six South African films have been selected for screening at the 38th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) which run to the 15th of September 2013 in Canada.

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