Following the partnership commitment that links both programs, the Nantes Produire au Sud workshop 2019 welcomes one feature film project, which was running the Durban FilmMart (DFM). The selection of the project forms one of the DFM award and has been announced during the award ceremony set July 22nd. The producer and director of the film project are offered the opportunity to participate in the Produire au Sud workshop week along with the others selected film projects, November 18-24, 2019.
This year, the winning film project is the zimbabwean project
SUNFLOWERS IN THE DARK
by Tapiwa Chipfupa
and produced by Ben Mahaka
A project supported by the French Embassy in Johannesburg
Furthermore, this year’s partnership is supported by the French Embassy in South Africa, which has been instrumental in finalising the programme and providing financial support for the key experts. The objective is to strengthen the links between France and South Africa in the film industry and create opportunities for professions in both countries.
Everything about everything from DFM 2017 ceremony award HERE