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NFVF and IDC opens call for Emerging Black Filmmakers Transformation Fund (EBFTF) Pilot Film proposals


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

July 2014 marked an important milestone in the film industry when the National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) and the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) announced the launch of Emerging Black Filmmakers Transformation Fund (EBFTF).

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The Future of Television is at DISCOP Africa


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

The gains of the last two decades, during which Africa has seen its television production, distribution and export sectors sustain high rates of growth, have been nothing short of remarkable.

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DSTV 'Doc Shebeleza' ad

Malo 8 directs Doc Shebeleza DSTV ad


Issued by KEViN LiKES http://kevinlikes.com

Frieze Films’ Malo 8 directed Doc Shebeleza, the latest installment in Ogilvy’s popular Feel Every Moment DSTV campaign.

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NFVF Student Bursary deadline extended


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

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) invites prospective students to apply for its bursary scheme. The deadline for applications for is the 29 August 2014, at 12 noon.

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NFVF celebrates women’s month in style


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

The NFVF celebrates the work of women filmmakers in the South African industry every year and this year women were celebrated by showcasing the films from the NFVF’s Female Filmmaker Project.

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New ‘Mugs’ Promotion From Wimpy Helps South Africans Enjoy The Breakfast Moment


Issued by C-Cubed Communications http://www.draftfcb.com

Wimpy, since 1967 synonymous in South Africa with great value dining, is communicating its annual Mug Collectors promotion via a new campaign from FCB Joburg inspired by this year’s mug artwork.

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Movies that made the most money in SA


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

According to the latest South African Box Office Report published by the National Film and Video Foundation, revenue generated by locally-made films increased 43% to R33 million in the first half of 2014, from R23 million in the same period in 201

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The Car-iest Car Ad


Issued by KEViN LiKES http://kevinlikes.com

DDB’s The Car-iest Car Ad for the new Honda Ballade is a parody that looks like a billion dollars.

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Riaan Hendricks directs for Al Jazeera


Issued by KEViN LiKES http://kevinlikes.com

Al Jazeera’s new series Rebel Architecture uncovers the architects who are shunning the glamour of ‘starchitecture’ and using design to tackle the world’s urban, environmental and social crises. The series premieres on 18 August 2014.

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Xolile Tshabalala appointed as Goodwill Ambassador for Africa International Film Festival


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

The Africa International Film Festival, which takes place in Nigeria from 9 to 16 November, has appointed South African actress Xolile Tshabalala as the 2014 Goodwill Ambassador.

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