Encounters Documentary Festival (South Africa) is hiring a new director

Encounters South African International Documentary Festival, the premier African festival dedicated to the documentary genre, is calling for applications for the position of Director of this 18 year old Festival. The successful candidate will need to demonstrate reasonable knowledge of the documentary industry in South Africa, of international platforms (broadcasters, commissioners and festivals), and good…

The CNC (French National Cinema Center) launches “ACM Distribution” thanks to MEDIA support

With the support of the Creative Europe – MEDIA programme, the CNC will endow World Cinema Support (Aide aux Cinémas du Monde in French, or ACM) with a component dedicated to the international distribution of the films supported at the production stage. This new mechanism, dubbed ACM Distribution, is intended to boost European and worldwide…

Cambridge African Film Festival : Call for film submissions

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS The longest running African film festival in the UK is excited to open for film submissions from Tuesday 7 April until Wednesday 1 July 2015. We accept submissions from African filmmakers living on the continent, based on any topic, and also welcome submissions from the diaspora and any non-African filmmakers whose films relate to Africa. Priority will be given to submissions from African…

Future of Story Telling : Call for Project Submissions

The Rules and Regulations outlined below apply to all entries submitted for consideration of the FoST Prize. Please review this document in its entirety prior to completing your entry form. KEY DATES AND DEADLINES July 24th: Submissions Close Early September: Semi-Finalists Notified October 7th and 8th: FoST Summit, Winners Announced ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS The FoST Prize will be…

Nigeria’s Integrity Film Award

Short Script Categories Open for Competition in 2015 “The Internet and Nigeria” Category endowed by the Centenary Film Project  (Supported by Google). The Centenary Film Project is a joint initiative by the Nigeria Integrity Film Awards (HomeVida) and the School of Media and Communication, Pan-Atlantic University. Its aim is to contribute towards the task of…