Encounters South African International Documentary Festival

EncountersCall for Entries!

The organisers of ENCOUNTERS, the annual South African International Documentary Festival, are calling for entries from South African and International filmmakers for 2010, the 12th edition of the festival.

ENCOUNTERS will show a selection of documentary films from around the world, with a particular focus on South African work.

Filmmakers must guarantee, should their film be selected, that permission from the rights holder is secured for a minimum of four screenings at this Festival.

The deadline for submissions is 14th April 2010

Encounters is the only South African distributor dedicated to distributing documentaries to the South African public. Encounters promote and sell films to television, through DVDs and in cinemas.

For additional information contact Nazeer Ahmed at distribution@encounters.co.za