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How TV producers can pitch film projects to the IDC or investors(step by step guide)

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn In this blog post I’m going to to do case study of how I managed to pitch for film finance at the IDC a few months back. I am going be sharing my process, it might not be perfect, but I hope it helps someone out there. …

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How TV producers can make a sizzle reel/pitch video for a reality tv show(step by step)

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn How TV producers can make a sizzle reel/pitch video for a reality tv show(step by step) In this blog post I’m going to showcase a step by step process on how TV producers can make a sizzle reel/pitch video for a reality TV show. Okay ,so I’ve had …

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How film and tv producers can create killer pitch videos and sizzle reels for tv projects

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Some  film and TV producers like to make pitch videos, sizzle reels and proof of concept videos when they are pitching project ideas ,trying to raise finance or  just trying convince VOD platforms and Broadcasters to fund  or buy their projects. This is …

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Online Communities About Post Production You Should Join

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn There are tons of online communities, blogs and Youtube channels that share a lot of amazing tips  for aspiring and senior post production professionals, some share new advice, some share information about new plug ins, Work flows or even new program features. I’ve taken the liberty of listing …

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How to build a brand

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn In this video we talk about what it takes to build a brand and what we can learn from the biggest brands and businesses in the world https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vqDc0QVPg6I&t=1s

The Bench Supernatural South African Horror short film

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn The Bench| Supernatural | South African Horror short film  This is an awesome indie South Africa Horror Short from Iron Heart films horror,The Bench. A deeply spiritual place, the Eastern Cape is home to a higher concentration of witch doctors than anywhere else …

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BET Case study

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn BET 360 BRANDING CASE STUDY A year ago I had a great opportunity to pitch a 360 rebrand for a big TV channel brand in collaboration with an agency called Pink pixel If you’re avid watcher of television or go on the internet a …

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South African Horror short film Good help

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn hey guys check out our awesome south african horror short film, Good Help. Good Help is Based on the Short Story by Karen Runge Written by Lungile Mayindi & Karen Runge,Directed & Edited by Lungile Mayindi.Produced by Karen Runge & Lungile Mayindi. Starring …

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Indie filmmaking tools

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn In this video below I share tips and trips and a list of useful resources and tools for indie filmmakers   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YvKw5oa8iuE

Lessons from running a creative business for a whole year

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn New podcast alert.The world of film production and post production is fascinating, the are high,lows and wild nights. Whether you work on music videos,movies , TV shows,promos, trailers. Dun duh duh ,that’s why we bring a new podcast called The Blade,a podcast about …

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Where to buy film gear in South Africa

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn in this video below i talk about where to buy film gear in South Africa, which stores to buy from in johannesburg, capetown and also what to think about before you decide to buy film gear from an online store

What is a film distribution waterfall

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn in this awesome video i talk about my understanding of what film distribution waterfall is, why you should know about it, and how it affects the finances of your film projects

Film production & Post Production Guide[in South Africa]

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Film production & Post Production 101 in South Africa In this blog post we will be exploring a rough guide to south african film production and post post production industry, terms and key resources to know. If you have ever find yourself wondering …

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How to compile a product placement pitch for your film project[with free template to download]

How to put together a production placement pitch deck Raising money for a film or creative project is no easy task, luckily the are many ways to do that, from equity funding to collaborating with big , small and medium sizes brands in your film production. You can do this through a production place collaboration. …

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