The DTI film and television production incentive scheme will be launched at the Cannes Film Festival in France this month, to create awareness of what South Africa offers to international productions coming to the country.

This year's delegation to the Cannes Film Festival, which commences on 14 May, includes the National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), Department of Arts & Culture (DAC), Gauteng Film Commission (GFC), Department of Trade & Industry, Cape Film Commission (CFC) and prominent South African producers.

This year marks South Africa's 11th official participation at the Cannes Film Festival