Thursday, April 7, 2016

Absolute Film Production Workshop - from start to finish

Sukuma Media, the production company that produced the recent movie, SAFE BET, which was released in cinemas exclusively by Ster Kinekor brings you the film workshop titled ABSOLUTE FILM PRODUCING - Intermediate Level

The workshop is a good launching pad to instantly create new film producers in South Africa. These individuals will be given all the necessary tools required for them to tell stories impacting their communities and the world and ultimately earn a living while at it.

Real case studies and existing (up-to-date) information on various funding schemes is given to workshop attendees, clearing the myths and confusion surrounding producing.

The 2 day workshops will take place over a weekend in Rustenburg (100 kms from Pretoria) to accommodate working attendees on 21 and 22 May 2016.

The workshop covers extensively the following topics:

Topic 1: The landscape of filmmaking in South Africa
Topic 2: Film Development
Case Study: SAFE BET adaptation to a feature film
Topic 3: Sales & Distribution
Topic 4: Film Promotion & Publicity
Case Study: SAFE BET movie’s NFVF funding-winning promotional strategy is unpacked.
Topic 5: Film Resources Management
Topic 6: Co-Productions
Topic 7: The Art of Film Financing
Topic 8: Pitching

The workshop costs R1,995.00 per delegate. For group discounts please contact Sukuma Media via our online contact form or send an email to

We have access to about 150 ideal candidates for this workshop in Rustenburg, these individuals are from disadvantaged backgrounds and might be unable to pay for themselves so if you are in a position to sponsor a certain number please let us know.

Our multi-award winner 2016 release movie, SAFE BET is here. Visit the movie's homepage or watch the theatrical trailer online.  

Mr. Bonginhlanhla "Mr. B" Ncube
C.E.O: Sukuma Media 
Film Director, Writer and Producer
T: +27 12 343 2907      C: +27 79 84 84 087     F: 086 777 6780