NFVF list of projects funded


At the request of Screen Africa, the National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) sent the following list of projects which have received funding and the value of the funding. The list pertains to cycle of funding which carries the date reference 03-04-06

Cheap Lives: “Cheap Lives” a€” R195,000; Feature film development; Director: Antony Sher; Producers: Thierry Cassuto, Welcome Msomi; Writer: Antony Sher

4 Wall Films: “Devious” a€” R200,000; Documentary; Co-Producers: Vaughn Giose, Matina Della Togna; Director/ Producer/ Writer: John Fredericks

Atomic Visual Effects (Pty) Ltd : “Spoon” a€” R3,000,000; Feature film; Director/ Writer: Shalto Copley/ Simon Hansen; Visual FX supervisor: Ali Maleka

Ayate Films cc: “The Dead Wait” a€” R1,000,000; Feature film; Director: Marc Evans; Producer: Letebele Jones; Sheryl Crown; Writer: Paul Herzberg

Ayete Films: “Flowers of the Revolution a€” R936,00; Documentary.

Black Drop Productions: “Taung Wells” a€” R139,000; Feature film development; Director: Sechaba Morojele; Producer: Jonathan de Vries/ Sechaba Morojele; Writer: Martin Koboekae

Black Drop Productions: “Hidden Truths” a€” R60,000; Documentary development; Director: Sechaba Morojele; Producer: Jonathan de Vries/ Datje van Reijendam; Writer: Sechaba Morojele

Cinema Trailer for “Born into the Struggle” a€” R30.000; Director/ Producer: Rehad Desai

Cool Ideas 1500: “The First Rule of Survival” a€” R139,500; Feature film development; Director/ Writer: Matthew Kalil; Producer: Ndumiso Khovana

Dare to Dream: “Cape Flats” a€” R110,000; Feature film development; Director/ Writer: Kevin du Toit; Producer: Bryan du Toit/ Izidore Codron

Durban International Film Festival a€” R600,000; Marketing & Distribution; Festival & Market

Faith Creations (Pty) Ltd: “My Other Mother” a€” R125,000; Feature film development; Director: Diana Keam; Producer: Sunu Gonera/ Diana Keam; Writer: Bruce Young

Grey Matter Media: “Betrayal” a€” R240,000; Documentary; Director: Mark Kaplan

Hothouse Films: “Luddite” a€” R100,000; Feature film development; Director/ Writer: Tim Greene; Producer: Carey Schonegevel/ Sharon Lomfsky

Human Rights Media Trust: Tri Continental Film Festival (3CFF) a€” R300,000; Marketing & Distribution; Festival & Market

Luno Pictures: “Thuthula” a€” R50,000; Documentary Development; Director/ Writer: Nomakhomazi Dyosopu; Producer Dina/ Ernest Mamogobo

Mahala Empowerment Media cc: “Taking Back The Stable” a€” R200,000; Documentary; Director: Michael Lee; Producer: Hendi Mpya; Junaid Ahmed; Manu Padayachee; Shane Mohabier; Jane Lipman; Writer: Mbongeni Ngema

Meerkat Media: “Perels Voor Die Swyne” a€” R100,000; Documentary; Director/ Writer: Deon Maas; Producer: Dumi Gumbi

Moonlighting Films: “Confessions of a Gambler” a€” R1,000,000; Feature film; Director/ Writer: Rayda Jacobs; Producer: Costa J Theo; Genevieve Hofmeyr

Rare Earth Films: “A Pair Of Boots & A Bicycle” a€” R400,000; Documentary; Director: Vincent Moloi; Producer Vincent Moloi/ Edwin Wes; Writer: Edwin Wes

South African Film and TV Market (Sithengi) a€” R900,000; Marketing & Distribution; Festival & Market

SPV “Joburg Movie Company”: “Joburg” a€” R200,000; Documentary; Director: Angus Gibson; Executive Producer: Liza Essers/ Sheldon Cohen; Producer: Desiree Markgraaff; Co-Producer: Jason Hoff

Tangent Films (Pty) Ltd: “Karoo Boy” a€” R225,000; Feature film development; Director: Sunu Gonera; Producer: Anant Singh/ Helena Spring; Writer: Gregory Latter

Uhuru Production: “Heart of Whiteness” a€” R100,000; Documentary; Director: Rehad Desai; Producer: Bhekiziwe Peterson; Writer: Anita Khanna

Vox Pix cc: “Tsietsi,My Hero” (Formely titled “Tsietsi Mshinini,Rebel with a Cause”) a€” R175,000; Documentary; Director/ Writer: Portia Rankoane; Producer: Daniel Jawitz


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