The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and South African Indies a trademark of the Association of Transformation in Film and Television (ATFT) took a delegation of emerging South African filmmakers to the Le Marché du Film – Festival de Cannes and partnered with established filmmakers to mentor them leading up to and at the market. ATFT registered as a delegation at Cannes under the Producers Network/Producers Workshop. We also had a booth inside the NFVF SA Pavilion for South African indies delegates in attendance. ATFT took a total of 20 filmmakers and producers to Cannes this year through the DTI’s emerging filmmakers SSAS group scheme .
The delegation leaders from ATFT is Mayenzeke Baza
Note: No SA Indies stand at this event, there is a meeting space at the South African Pavilion just for our delegates