Oscars To Fete James Bond – Finally

In five decades, James Bond has racked up many feats from babes to bombs, but one figure 007 hasn’t charmed is Oscar, though that will begin to change this year. 007 will receive a full tribute at the 85th Academy Awards.

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Writers’ Guild of South Africa announces inaugural ‘Great Idea’ Competition

The Writers’ Guild of South Africa is proud to announce the inaugural ‘Great Idea’ Competition. South African screenwriters are invited to submit an original idea for one (or as many as they wish) of the following categories: A 90 minute motion picture A prime time family drama series A prime time comedy series This is…

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Vimeo’s top 12 videos of 2012

Each of Vimeo’s top 12 videos of 2012, ‘singlehandedly captivated the Vimeo curation team with its cinematographic handiwork, candidly recorded offhand moments, and downright handsome filmmaking’.

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Hollywood 2 SA Talent Search comes to Joburg and Cape Town

Hollywood casting director and acting coach Michelle Danner will be facilitating the Hollywood 2 SA Master classes in Joburg and Cape Town in February. Michelle Danner is one of Hollywood’s finest film/casting directors and acting coach to A list Hollywood actors including Salma Hayek, Penelope Cruz, Chris Rock, Christian Slater and Gerard Butler. The “Hollywood…

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Cameras: 2012 Year In Review

Filmmaker magazine’s  top ten camera news and developments in 2012 include discussion points on the end of film, death of 3D in the consumer market, and the introduction of screening movies at higher frame rates.

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