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An Africa Screenwriter’s Residency


Issued by Karen Son National Film and Video Foundation http://www.nfvf.co.za

Urucu Media announced the call for submissions for REALNESS, a Pan African screenwriter’s residency. Thus far over 80 submissions have been received, with 40% of them coming from outside of South Africa.

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Wesgro welcomes acclaimed director Bobby Roth for Film Masterclass in the City


Issued by Monica Rorvik Wesgro - The official Tourim, Investment and Trade Promotion Agency of the Western Cape, South Africa http://www.wesgro.co.za

Wesgro Film and Media Promotion hosted acclaimed Los Angeles-based director Bobby Roth at the Labia Theatre in Cape Town, on 30 January.

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'Mr Cuddles' Wimpy ad, directed by Dani Hynes

Egg directors going steady with happy clients


Issued by Kerry Hosford Egg Films http://www.eggfilms.tv

Egg Films’ New Year’s resolution was to avoid any one-night stands in 2016 (with the possible exception of their Loeries party).

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Business Model Canvas Workshops 2016 - Call for Participants


Issued by Documentary Fil... Documentary Filmmakers Association http://www.docfilmsa.com

Are you a producer or filmmaker who is faced with the challenge of raising money for your next project? Are you unsure how your project or production company can make sense to investors?

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Gangbé Brass Band bring Afrobeat to Al Jazeera


Issued by Kevin Kriedemann KEViN LiKES http://kevinlikes.com

Witness: Gangbé Afrobeats follows the exuberant Gangbé Brass Band as they set off on a pilgrimage from their homes in Benin to perform with Femi Kuti at The Shrine in Lagos, Nigeria.

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African premiere, Oscar nominees and award-winners for Cape Town International Animation Festival


Issued by Stacey Pearson Touchvision http://www.touchvision.co.za

The Cape Town International Animation Festival has announced an African premiere, multiple award winners and Oscar nominees as part of the line up for their fifth festival.

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Top SA Movie Producer will expose AFDA PE film students to the “real world” of the industry


Issued by Earle Holmes AFDA http://www.afda.co.za

André Scholtz, who has produced and co-produced more than 27 full length South African feature films since 1976, as well as 7 television drama and comedy series for the SABC, M-Net and kykNET, has recently been appointed as the Head of Film at the

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AFDA Filmmaker shortlisted for Oscar nomination


Issued by Earle Holmes AFDA http://www.afda.co.za

Nathan Rice, a student at AFDA Durban, said he was extremely humbled that he was shortlisted for a nomination.

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Murrumu Walubara

Al Jazeera documentary: Former Australian political correspondent founds an independent indigenous nation


Issued by Kevin Kriedemann KEViN LiKES http://kevinlikes.com

Witness: Creating A Nation is the story of Murrumu Walubara, the foreign minister of Yidindji, an independent indigenous nation in northern Australia.

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Vibrant SA Film Ayanda to stream on Netflix and DSTV Box Office


Issued by Karen Son National Film and Video Foundation http://www.nfvf.co.za

South African film Ayanda, which was acquired for distribution in the US, is now available in the US and Canada from on-demand Internet streaming media company Netflix through Ava Duvernay’s ARRAY Distribution.

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