• The 48 Hour Film Project is a wild and sleepless weekend in which you and a team make a movie - write, shoot, and edit - in just 48 hours.
  • TheSlate is sponsoring 2 teams to enter the Johannesburg 48 Hour Film Project
  • To enter register on TheSlate, complete your profile and apply for the opportunity "Director"
  • Winners will be selected based on their motivation
  • Entries close 14 Sep 2017 and the winners will be notified on the 15th Sep 2017
  • Please make sure you are familiar with the 48 film project rules and check out the FAQ

Get Featured

Our winning teams will be featured on our site and social media platforms
The winning film of the 48 Hour film Project will go up against films from around the world at Filmapalooza 2018 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2018 Short Film Corner.
Join the brave, the few, the sleep deprived! Making a film in just 48 hours is no small feat, get a badge of honor and show everyone that you have what it takes.

Johannesburg, South Africa 22 - 24 September 2017

What is it?

The Slate is a FREE platform for South African entertainment professionals to connect, get themselves out there with bespoke profiles and find the work they've been looking for.

With The Slate we hope to unite the South African film and entertainment community, ensure that no talent goes unnoticed and that every project has the right people on board.

So give it a go... Create a profile, post a role you need to fill, and connect with members on the site.

How It Works

Create your own defining profile with embedded showreel, pictures, work experience and your credits. Allow potential employers and collaborators to easily find you.
Use our search tools to find jobs. Search by occupation, location and type and find the work you really want and apply with a click.
Contact members directly through our messaging system or post roles which members can apply to. Online applications are linked to members profiles allowing you to view their full profile.
Join a vibrant growing community of entertainment professionals.

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