The DFA was established in 2007 to promote and protect the interests of doc filmmakers in South Africa. To contact the DFA, please use the contact form: here .
The DFA website is at: www.docfilmsa.com
Membership applications can be made through the website here.
Membership applications can be submitted electronically via our website: here
Membership for the 2011/12 year costs ZAR300, and we also offer a half price if you join as a new member from January of a year, as our membership cycle is till mid-year. We also have limited membership bursaries available for those that are not able to afford the membership.
The Members Directory for the 2009/10 year can be downloaded as a PDF here (3.5MB).
VOX: INSPIRING FILMS / INSPIRING FUNDS
The VOX blog page gives voice to filmmakers discussing the financing and support structures they've managed to access while working on their projects. To make a submission to VOX, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Initiated by DFA-member Tina-Louise Smith, Perspective is a series of interviews with South African documentary filmmakers about why they do what they do, and their experiences of making their work. Read Perspectivehere