July

The GFC asks you to take a few moments of your time to complete a questionnaire on behalf of your company. Your input will enable us to accurately report on the province's film and TV industry in terms of job creation, skills and training requirements and economic impact.

The National Film and Video Foundation invites filmmakers to submit short film scripts to be considered for the 2011 NFVF Short Film Competition. The scripts can be in any genre but have to be in an indigenous language, be written by women, or both.

After a successful run last year, the 48 Hour Film Project, the world’s largest timed filmmaking competition, is set to return to Johannesburg from 2 to 4 September 2011, challenging filmmakers to complete the entire filmmaking process in only 48 hours.

Out of Motion Films invite you to what promises to be a laughter-filled screening of our film Taka Takata, directed by Damir Radonic, at its South African premiere at the Durban International Film Festival. The filmmakers will be in attendance.

After a successful run overseas The Bang-Bang Club, the story of four young combat photographers who documented the violent dying days of apartheid, releases in South Africa on 22 July. Get a comprehensive behind-the-scenes look at the making of the film, and the events that inspired it.

Bryan Adams's gravel voice is adored by millions of rock fans – and movie lovers. He wrote and sang the theme for Robin Hood; he wrote all the music for Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, and now, revealing some top howling and barking skills, he’s the voice of the dog in Jock of the Bushveld.