The Durban Film Office has three development programmes targeting filmmakers at different levels in the industry: Development Fund Grant, and Micro Budget Grant and Festivals and Markets support grant
Objectives of the Development Programmes:
- Support intermediate and experienced producers based in Durban needing to develop feature fiction or documentary projects for the local and / or international market.
- Support local emerging filmmakers and encourage the production of content to stimulate the local film industry.
- Provide opportunities for skills development and market access.
- Expose local talent to international audiences; and
- Promote local films through suitable support programmes