Visible Spectrum Awards call for entries

Fri, 02 Oct 2015
 The Visible Spectrum Awards are calling for entrants to submit their entry forms. Entries may be p

‘Die Windpomp’ wins Best Foreign Film at Long Beach International Film Festival

Wed, 30 Sep 2015
 Local Afrikaans film 'Die Windpomp' won the Audience Award for Best Foreign Film at Long Beach Inter

Africa Movie Academy Awards winners 2015

Wed, 30 Sep 2015
 The 11th edition of the Africa Movie Academy Awards was held in Port Elizabeth...

shnit Realtime Composer Competition winners

Fri, 25 Sep 2015
 The shnit Realtime Composer Competition has announced its winners...

Early cinema run for ‘Ayanda’ to the Oscars

Wed, 23 Sep 2015
 'Ayanda' has been confirmed for a week-long run at Nu Metro Hyde Park in Johannesburg from 18 Sept

‘Thina Sobabili’ selected as South Africa’s Oscars entry

Wed, 23 Sep 2015
 'Thina Sobabili' has been confirmed as SA’s official entry for consideration into the Annual Acade

Elements Film Lab launches in Cape Town

Mon, 21 Sep 2015
 This year sees yet another exciting addition to the shnit International Shortfilmfestvial weekend...

Annual 48-Hour Film Project calls for entries

Fri, 18 Sep 2015
 The entry deadline for the annual 48HFP is approaching, with organisers expanding the competition

shnit International Shortfilmfestival announces SA competition jury

Thu, 17 Sep 2015
 For the sixth year running, shnit International Shortfilmfestival returns to Cape Town. shnit is p

Additional categories added to 2015 WGSA Muse Awards

Thu, 17 Sep 2015
 Following the second WGSA Muse Awards, the 2015 WGSA Muse Awards are set to launch with a bigger l

South African rhino documentary wins conservation award in New York

Wed, 16 Sep 2015
 The Wildlife Conservation Film Festival has announced that the film 'Horn', won the 2015 Best Conser

HBO dominates Creative Arts Emmy wins

Mon, 14 Sep 2015
 At the Microsoft Theatre in downtown Los Angeles, HBO received 29 awards at the Creative Arts Emmy

The NFVF to position SA film industry at the TIFF

Tue, 08 Sep 2015
 The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture is

Kalasha Festival and DISCOP Africa promote intra-African trade

Tue, 08 Sep 2015
 Basic Lead has announced a new partnership with Kalasha International Film and TV Festival and marke

Young filmmakers awarded ‘Scout’ certificates by deputy mayor

Tue, 01 Sep 2015
 Eight young filmmakers received certificates from the eThekwini Municipality Deputy Mayor Cllr Nom

'Dis Ek, Anna' awarded at Silwerskermfees

Tue, 01 Sep 2015
 Two films that received multiple awards at this year’s Silwerskermfees, which took place in Camps

Banff Film Festival brings SA audiences a line-up of adventure films

Mon, 24 Aug 2015
 From 23 October to 2 November, the Banff Film Festival will take place at Ster-Kinekor cinemas acros

SAFTAs call for submissions

Thu, 20 Aug 2015
 The NFVF is calling on all local production companies to submit their entries for the 10th annual

M-Net’s MiM Career Expo showcases film and TV career opportunities

Thu, 13 Aug 2015
 M-Net partnered with the Sci-Bono Discovery Centre in Johannesburg to host the MiM Career Expo...

48HFP Durban registrations now open

Tue, 11 Aug 2015
 The Durban 48 Hour Film Project (48HFP) 2015 will take place from 25 to 27 September...

Roy Andersson to sit as jury head at RapidLion

Thu, 06 Aug 2015
 Award winning director, Roy Andersson, will sit as a jury head at the inaugural RapidLion – The Sout

'Die Windpomp' screens at US festival

Thu, 06 Aug 2015
 The Afrikaans fantasy love story 'Die Windpomp' will feature at the Long Beach International Film Fe

First Thursdays launches its Cinema Club

Thu, 06 Aug 2015
 First Thursdays presents its Cinema Club which will screen a collection of short films. The first

The KZN South Coast goes global with the 2015 World ShootOut competition

Wed, 05 Aug 2015
 The World ShootOut Underwater Photo Grand Prix Competition is now in its 5th year...

ZIFF 2015 at a glance

Tue, 28 Jul 2015
 One day after the 2015 edition of ZIFF wrapped, Screen Africa caught up with festival director, Prof