Encouraging real transformation in the South African Film and Television Industry

ATFT with the aid of The Department of Trade and Industry has taken over 122 black owned companies and individuals to 20 international film and television markets since 2013 and brought over $50 million worth of production work, investment and sales revenue to South Africa through our missions to the biggest and most important markets and festivals around the world.

ATFT facilitates delegations of South African filmmakers to international markets and festivals under the umbrella brand “South African Indies” to foster co-production and the sales of their content to the world.

ATFT’s Statement of Purpose

“To inspire , develop, enable and empower black  individuals, as well as black-owned companies, and grow the SA Film Industry”

ATFT’s Highest Aspiration

“An overall growth of 200% of South African content on local and international platforms of which 80% is made and sold by black individuals, and black-owned companies by end 2018”

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