Training & Courses


Lions@frica partners with Relativity Education to offer development opportunities in LA

Thu, 19 May 2016
 Relativity Education's 'Hollywood in Focus' programme is tailor made for the African media entrepren

Absolute Film Producing for South Africa workshop

Wed, 18 May 2016
 The Absolute Film Producing, a sub-workshop of the Skills QS Programmes, is designed to launch filmm

AFDA Pro editing course in Johannesburg

Tue, 26 Apr 2016
 AFDA Pro, short courses for industry professionals presented by AFDA Johannesburg, is hosting a thre

The WGSA calls for entries for Introduction to Script Writing workshop

Wed, 13 Apr 2016
 The WGSA in collaboration with GFM, and the City of Johannesburg Library and Information Services wi

RocketJump partners with Vitec Videocom in support of film education

Mon, 11 Apr 2016
 RocketJump Film School delivers free, online content to help familiarise future filmmakers with ever

NFVF presents Female Only Filmmaker Project

Fri, 04 Mar 2016
 The NFVF is aiming to provide emerging female filmmakers with an opportunity to collaborate with o

CaribbeanTales Incubator call for entries

Tue, 23 Feb 2016
 Keywords: Toronto, market, prepare, pitchThe CTI-MIP is open to filmmakers, producers, writers, animators and media practitioners from the Ca

NFVF internship programme - closing date extended

Tue, 16 Feb 2016
 The NFVF is inviting eligible applicants nationally to apply for internships. Applicants must be S

ATFT presents Export Accelerator Programme

Wed, 10 Feb 2016
 The ATFT are hosting the first Export Accelerator Programme as part of their ongoing work to develop

REALNESS welcomes new partners

Thu, 28 Jan 2016
 Urucu Media announced the call for submissions for REALNESS, a Pan African screenwriter’s residenc

Wesgro welcomes director Bobby Roth for film masterclass in Cape Town

Thu, 28 Jan 2016
 Wesgro Film and Media Promotion is hosting Los Angeles-based director Bobby Roth at the Labia Thea

Business Model Canvas workshops 2016 – call for participants

Tue, 26 Jan 2016
 Are you a producer or filmmaker who is faced with the challenge of raising money for your next pro

SA cinematographer writes filmmakers’ handbook

Mon, 25 Jan 2016
 South African filmmaker, camera operator and sound recordist Lameck Mabonga recently launched a se

Urucu Media presents REALNESS Screenwriters Residency

Mon, 25 Jan 2016
 Under the mentorship of Berlinale Talents, Urucu Media, are hosting a screenwriter’s residency cal

REALNESS African screenwriter’s residency - submissions update

Tue, 12 Jan 2016
 One month ago, Urucu announced a call for submissions for REALNESS, a Pan African screenwriter’s res

WGSA presents two day workshop with Peter Russell

Mon, 04 Jan 2016
 Peter Russell is a long-time ‘story doctor’ in Hollywood whose clients include HBO and CBS Televisio

Nzimande proposes SETAs be reconstituted

Mon, 16 Nov 2015
 Blade Nzimande has proposed that the SETA system be discarded. The SETA system was created in 1998..

Learn to use narrative to sell with a free online course from the D&AD Foundation

Mon, 16 Nov 2015
 D&AD, with the support of Creative Skillset, have launched a free online course for professionals wh

M-Net's MiM Academy searches for class of 2016

Mon, 09 Nov 2015
 The M-Net Magic in Motion Academy calls for applications for its 2016 programme...

African screenwriters residency REALNESS calls for entries

Wed, 04 Nov 2015
 Urucu Media proudly presents REALNESS, a screenwriters residency for a new generation of African c

Workshops at DISCOP Africa Johannesburg 2015

Mon, 26 Oct 2015
 DISCOP Africa 2015 will hold thirty-two hands-on, small group workshops, moderated by experts and

British Film Institute presents film masterclass in Lagos

Mon, 26 Oct 2015
 The British Film Institute (BFI) will present a film industry masterclass in Lagos, Nigeria...

Ready, set, write

Thu, 22 Oct 2015
 Each November NANOWRIMO encourages writers around the world to buckle down and churn out a 50 000 wo

Footprint Media Academy opens 2016 registration

Tue, 20 Oct 2015
 Footprint Media Academy is an internationally recognised training institution in the broadcasting

The ATFT presents entrepreneurship workshop

Fri, 11 Sep 2015
 The ATFT and ABSA Centre of Entrepreneurship are hosting an introductory entrepreneurship workshop..