The GFC have partnered with Discop Johannesburg 2017, to provide Gauteng filmmakers with an opportunity to engage with opportunities provided by and through hosting of Discop Africa 2017. Our involvement is twofold:

1) Facilitate distribution platforms for filmmakers to interact with content buyers;

2) Provide emerging filmmakers with an opportunity to attend informative workshops that will in turn assist them in understanding industry trends.  GFC is calling for filmmakers who will be able to attend the 3 day event, to send the following details to register them for Discop Johannesburg 2017:

  • Name and surname
  • Production company name
  • Contact details (email and telephone)
  • Motivation letter  (about a page)
  • Only 2 filmmakers per company
  • Deadline for applications 27 September 2017 @ 15h00

Email your details to Nthabeleng Phora, at

Close to 700+ key creative, production, distribution and advertising executives driving multi-platform content business with and within Sub-Saharan Africa are already registered for the next Johannesburg edition of the DISCOP film, television and digital content market (25-27 October 2017).

Be part of a market place to feature:

  • 200+ global, regional, local distributors and producers of film, television and digital content.
  • 250+ public and private broadcasters, satellite, cable, mobile pay-tv operators, and streaming platforms servicing Sub-Sharan Africa. – Basic Lead, 14 September 2017


There are 100 places available, 1st come 1st serve!

The opportunity is only for Gauteng based film makers