Monde Twala joins Viacom International Media Networks Africa
Respected TV executive Monde Twala is to join Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Africa, Viacom’s pan-African multimedia entertainment network. The news was announced on 4 March by Alex Okosi, senior vice president and managing director, VIMN Africa.
Call for Filmmakers attending the 69th Cannes International Film Festival to apply for NFVF Markets and Festival funding
The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture on a yearly basis leads a South African delegation to the Cannes International Film Festival where it facilitates the countrys film presence. It is in this light that the NFVF invites filmmakers who will be participating and attending the 69th Cannes International Film Festival to apply for funding for markets and festivals attendance.
Urban Brew Studios would like to congratulate three staff members on their recent appointment to senior management positions. Herbert Hadebe has been appointed as the Head of Scripted Productions, while Adelaide Joshua-Hill is now Head of Unscripted Productions and Joanne Lurie is the Head of Creative at Urban Brew Studios.
South African directors who work predominantly in the film and television industry are invited by the National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture, to participate in the Sediba Directors Programme 2016. The closing date for submission is 29th February 2016.
The NFVF is a statutory body mandated by the National Film and Video Foundation Act 73 of 1997 to spearhead the equitable and development of the South African Film and Video Industry. In partnership with the Media Information and Communication Technology Sector Education and Training Authority (MICT SETA), eligible applicants are invited nationally to apply for internships in the following disciplines:
Call for Nominations: 10th SAFTA Lifetime Achievers
The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture, extends a call to the industry to send in their nominations for the Lifetime Achievement Award for the 10th South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs).
By awarding and recognising the best in the film and television industry, the SAFTAs seek to enhance the talent that exists, celebrate creativity and honour excellence.