Submissions for the “Real Stories by Real People about Real Lives” opened yesterday on Wednesday, 5 June and close on Friday 30 August, calling for 3-5-minute stories from storytellers across Africa which showcase, celebrate and continue to tell unique African stories.
“Partnering with Discovery is always wonderful as it gives African’s the opportunity to showcase their stories. We are even more excited about this year’s category, as the winning stories will not only win a cash prize, but they will be shared on the Real Timechannel,” said Lisa Henry, Jozi Film Festival Founder and Organiser.
This year’s prize from Discovery will be $2 500 for the winner, $1 000 for the 2nd prize and $750 for the 3rd prize. The top 20 films, including the winning three, will also be broadcast on the channel for all viewers to enjoy.
Entrants must be 18 years or older and be an African resident. Submitted films must be in English or include English subtitles. To enter go to jozifilmfestival.com, terms and conditions apply. The closing date is the 30th of August at 19:00 CAT. Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity, enter now!
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