The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture has commissioned groundbreaking research to create an understanding of South Africa’s audience landscape and attitudes to local film.
National Film and Video Foundation’s (NFVF) statement on the Xenophobic attacks
All filmmakers and delegates attending Cannes are requested to register with the NFVF in order to be included in all South African activities, marketing and promotions of SA films.
The past three weeks have seen Cape Town filmmaker Francois Verster's documentary film The Dream of Shahrazad enjoying hugely successful launches in both Egypt and the United Kingdom.
Each year the Academy's Foundation administers the Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Award, designed to motivate novice writers under the age of 30 outside of the United States.