The KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission announces call for content
Thu, 05 Oct 2017 10:26
The KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission will from time to time and at its discretion
publish a call to invite filmmakers to submit projects that follow a specific theme or
subject. The projects are to be of high production value and have a clear distribution
plan. The call for projects will be designed to address specific needs such as:
Documenting the history and heritage of the province of KwaZulu-Natal.
Documenting and profiling South African historical Icons.
Any theme or topic that the KZNFC at its discretion deems necessary to
commission content to address a specific social, historical or national theme and topic.
The amounts allocated to these projects will be dependent on the magnitude of the
project, and availability of funds.
The KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission is proud to announce its first call for proposals
for Commissioned content. The call is specific to the following:
Documenting Zulu culture
Documenting Zulu heritage
Profile heroes, and heroines and legends of the province
Adaptations of novels from a KwaZulu-Natal Author
Profiling South African Historical Icons
The content should portray the subject matter in a credible and authentic manner.
Projects should be submitted in the following manner:
A one-page synopsis.
A one-page biography of the key creatives in the production team.
A one-page treatment or additional information on the project.
Examples of previous work.
The projects can be in the Concept, Development or Pre-Production phase.
Projects are to be submitted to the KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission by 3 November
Successful projects will be notified by 30 November 2017.