The programme is open to emerging African filmmakers with an active project in development. The producer must not have participated in an international lab/ pitching programme or market before.
Technical Evaluation - Application will be evaluated according to eligibility criteria
Project Evaluation - A panel of industry professionals will evaluate the submission and project package
Confirming shortlisted projects - Shortlisted projects will be contacted for availability and confirmation
Announcement of official selection - Public announcement of participants
- All enquiries pertaining to the programme must be directed to DFMI via [email protected]
- Applicants are not permitted to direct any questions or comments to evaluation panel members in advance of deadlines or following decisions.
- The Durban FilmMart Institute reserves the right to alter programme guidelines with a general email notification to all potential applicants
- Time commitments with specific dates will be communicated to selected participants upon confirmation of selection. Participants are expected to attend all sessions.