Hashtag Our Stories Opportunities

Hashtag Our Stories Opportunities

Hashtag our Stories (HOS) is building the world’s most immersive storytelling company. They’ve got 3.2M subscribers aged 13-24 watching their social media shows and using our augmented reality toolkits to share their stories and...

NFVF Funding Cycle 1

NFVF Funding Cycle 1

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), is pleased to announce that the call for Cycle 1 funding applications for the 2022/2023 financial year is now open for the following funding categories: Development, Production, Post-Production and Archive. Individuals,...

5 minutes with… Mpho Emmanuel Tau

5 minutes with… Mpho Emmanuel Tau

Who are you and what do you do? My name is Mpho Emmanuel Tau and I'm a filmmaker based in Bloemfontein, Free State. What are you currently busy with? I have just recently completed a programme in business training with BASA under their programme called Debut...

Sheffield DocFest 2022 Films and Alternate Realities

Sheffield DocFest 2022 Films and Alternate Realities

Entries are now open for the Sheffield DocFest 2022 Films and Alternate Realities programmes. They welcome entries from all around the world, to the 29th edition of our festival – taking place 23 - 28 June 2022. Standard Fee until 11 February 2022  and a late fee...

NFVF Opportunity: “We Choose Each Other” 

NFVF Opportunity: “We Choose Each Other” 

We’ve been through resistance from our relatives; we’ve been through resistance from our societies … After all of that damage, we still chose each other - Siyabonga Ngcobo, South African Vlogger The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) would like to invite TIER 1...

NFVF Opportunity: “We’ve always been here”

NFVF Opportunity: “We’ve always been here”

“I think for a very long time, the ways in which trans people have been represented on screen have suggested that we’re not real, …that we’re mentally ill, that we don’t exist. And yet, here I am. Here we are. And we’ve always been here”- Laverne Fox, American actress...

Whickers Film & TV Funding Award

Whickers Film & TV Funding Award

The Whickers Film & TV Funding Award is awarded annually to an emerging filmmaker from anywhere in the world with the most promising pitch for a director-led documentary which fulfils the core criteria. A key criteria is that it must be the filmmaker or...

A Message from our Programme Officer, Lameze Allie

A Message from our Programme Officer, Lameze Allie

It has been a very exciting few months as the Programme Officer of the DFA. doccLOVE was rebooted with a very well-supported screening of Softie: it was exhilarating to engage with people face to face again.  The screening was perfectly timed pre Elections, which made...

Electric South Job Opportunities

Electric South Job Opportunities

Electric South are calling all Project Managers and Coordinators based in South Africa! Electric South are looking for self-initiated individuals to support their team in managing and coordinating numerous projects taking place in 2022.As a Project Manager at Electric...