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Free Workshops For Filmmakers

There are a number of free workshops on the go for filmmakers at the Durban International Film Festival 2017. Here are some of them: Venue: North Ilanga, Elangeni Hotel 18 July, 11am – 12h30pm – Let the costume speak 18 July, 2pm – 3h30pm – Why Study Film 18 July, 3h45pm – 5pm – Cinematography: … Continue reading

Durban / Movies / Uncategorized

Screenwriting and Film Directing Training in KZN

The KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission (KZNFC) will be offering training in 2 key areas: Scriptwriting and Directing. The two training programmes are: 1 – SEDIBA Spark Screenwriting Programme (in partnership with the National Film and Video Foundation) The Sediba Spark programme embraces best practices of international screenwriting, and uses the teachings of international masters of our … Continue reading


Short Story Time

  THE SQUIRREL by Andrew Verster Madelaine Scullion phoned into the Radio 4 Talk Show with a problem. “Speak up, sweetheart, I can hardly hear you,”  Wanda Nesbit-Naunton said.  “You say you ran over a squirrel? What, precisely, is your problem?” “Thank you for taking my call. I want to know if there is anything I could … Continue reading

Art & Theatre / Durban / Entertainment / Events / Stories

Exclusive Interview with Sarah Britten one of the writers at Time of the Writer

This week I managed to get an interview with Sarah Britten.  She is one of the writers appearing at the Time of the Writer festival in Durban. I asked her some questions about writing, this is what she had to say: What drew you to writing? Ever since I remember I’ve wanted to write. Advice … Continue reading