South Africa's next top filmmaker competition

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The MTN Group Limited (MTN Group) is a leading provider of communication services, offering cellular network access and business solutions. The MTN Group is listed in South Africa on the JSE under the Industrial – Telecommunications sector.

Launched in 1994, the MTN Group is a multinational telecommunications group, operating in 21 countries in Africa and the Middle East. As at the end of December 2006, MTN recorded more than 40 million subscribers across its operations.

The MTN Group operates in: Botswana, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Nigeria, Republic of Congo (Congo-Brazzaville), Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Uganda, Zambia, Iran, Afghanistan, Benin, Cyprus, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Republic, Liberia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen.

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Quizzical Pictures has a reputation for being one of South Africa's most innovative and exciting production houses - both a home to independent filmaking and film makers, yet of a size to support large scale production of television and drama series. It produces a diverse range of television programmes including education, documentary, and drama series, corporate communications and commercials much of it amongst South Africa's most admired and popular work.

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Nates are a film gear rental company specialising in Camera’s, Lenses, Lighting, Grips, Audio, High-Definition Monitors, Tripods & Support, Car Mounts, Gear Trailers, Gear Vehicles, Dollies and Jibs for all production budgets, large and small.

Nates strives to be a one stop shop and also pride themselves on client satisfaction levels and the ability to go beyond the call of duty for every customer and every job.

Nates believes in the personal touch and no favour is too big or person too small. They conveniently are situated in the heart of Randburg.

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The Blade Works Post-production Facility is considered the premiere high-end digital post-production facility in Gauteng. They were one of our first sponsors and once again have come to the party to offer a high-end grade for the final video. You can contact them here.

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Logo Endemol
Endemol is the largest independent television and digital production company in the world. It comprises a global network of more than 80 companies in 31 countries including South Africa, Nigeria and East Africa The company annually produces 10,000 hours of content across genres, including entertainment, reality TV, game shows, comedy, drama, sport, docu-dramas, animation, features and feature films. Its credits include international hits such as Big Brother, Deal or No Deal, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, 1 vs. 100, Star Academy, Wipeout and The Money Drop. Its growing drama portfolio includes Isidingo, Hell on Wheels, Hot in Cleveland, Home and Away, Secret Diary of a Call Girl, Rush, Nini and Penoza.

Logo Ochre
Over the past decade Ochre Moving Pictures (OMP) has firmly established itself as an award winning producer and developer of quality entertainment and educational television.

Productions encompass many genres from soaps to dramas, reality to actuality, and documentary to children's, youth and educational television, and programmes for specific cultural and ethnic community audiences. Recent productions include home-grown reality formats like In Debt, Made in SA, Relate and Kwanda, dramas like Intsilka and Takalani Sesame. OMP also produces the daily soap Scandal! and the DStv Indian channel, SaffronTV.