DFMI Alumni Business Lab

Presented as part of DFMI’s year round programme

A 12-week digital programme of workshops on financial management, business skills, entertainment law and IP, and distribution strategies. The programme is aimed at nurturing and empowering filmmakers to develop sustainable careers. The programme is created to ensure filmmakers in early to mid-career have the necessary skills to effectively engage with a global market. The focus of the programme is to provide the necessary tools for the development of the producer’s business/company.

The programme is presented in English, with simultaneous translation in French and Portuguese

The augural DFMI Alumni Business Lab was presented in partnership with DW Akademie, supported by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Developments.

Current Participants

Amanda Lane

South Africa

Carlos Yuri Ceuninck

Cabo Verde

Caroline Doherty

South Africa

Four Mountain Productions

Deidre Jantjies

South Africa

Na Aap Productions

Deve Shema

Rwanda

Kiruri MFN

Florence Making

Tanzania

Gertzon Pveclidias Witbooi

Namibia

Gooday Film Production Cc

Jabulile Newman

South Africa

Jihene Ayari

Tunisia

Mimosas Media Production

Joan Njeri Maina

Kenya

Seitar Afrika

Khosie Dali

South Africa

Miss K Productions

Liese Kuhn

South Africa

Frikken Films

Liezel Vermeulen

South Africa

Luzuko Dilima

South Africa

New Brighton Entertainment (PTY) LTD

Margaret Wachera Njeri

Kenya

Marie Laurentine Bayala

Burkina Faso

Storybiz

Mark Wambui

Kenya

Re-Tuning Cinema In Africa (RECA)

Merieme Addou

Maroc

Irisprod

Mohamed Rashad Ibrahim

Egypt

Hassala Films

Moreetsi Gabang

Botswana

NIO Visuals

Nomawonga Khumalo

South Africa

Grapefruit Gardens

Nuotama Bodomo

Ghana

Mothertongue

Oge Obasi

Nigeria

Fiery Film Company

Orlando Miguel Mabasso Junior

Mozambique

Pedro Soulé

Cabo Verde

Kriolscope

Rasha Hosny

Egypt

Patchwork Productions

Sithabile Mkhize

South Africa

Maverick Resistance Productions

Tapiwa Chipfupa

Zimbabwe

Ambidextrous Pictures

Wezam Moimi

Republic Democratic of the Congo

Zero Attitude Flix

Xolelwa Nhlabatsi

South Africa

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