Frequently asked questions (FAQ's)

ONCE I HAVE UPLOADED MY SUBMISSION WHEN WILL I FIND OUT IF I HAVE BEEN SUCCESSFUL?

Deadline for submission is 31 July 2021. Everyone who submitted their showcase material will be contacted within 14 days of the closing date to be advised if they will be showcasing their talent at the gala evening on 14 September 2021.

IF I NEED EXTRA TECHNICAL, MUST I BRING IT MYSELF (INSTRUMENTS, BACKLINE ETC)?

You must bring your own personal instruments, any other backline and technical will be provided.

IF MY WORK IS CHOSEN TO BE SHOWCASED, HOW WILL IT BE DELIVERED TO THE EVENT?

The responsibility will be on the Talent to ensure that their showcase material is delivered to the event location two days prior to the showcase. The location and contact details will be provided to the Talent once they have been chosen to be a part of the FAME Reel Talent Showcase.

IF I AM NOT BASED IN CAPE TOWN, HOW I WILL GET TO THE EVENT?

All Talent who are not based in Cape Town will need to cover their transportation and accommodation costs.

HOW ARE SUBMISSIONS CHOSEN TO BE SHOWCASED AT THE EVENT?

FAME Week Africa have a selection of industry experts in the Film, Arts, Media & Entertainment who sit on the Submission Selection Panel.

WHO WILL BE ATTENDING FAME REEL TALENT SHOWCASE?

The event will be attended by the entertainment industry experts including financiers, buyers, producers, directors, promoters, labels, scouts and various industry contributors.

HOW DO YOU SUBMIT YOUR SHOWCASE?

Please go to www.fameweekafrica.com, click on the showcase tab and click on the button in the category (Fame, Arts, Media, Entertainment). A step-by-step guide is provided and the criteria for each category available. Then simply submit and upload your showcase material online. Closing date for submissions is 31 July 2021.

IF I AM SELECTED TO BE SHOWCASED, WILL I NEED TO ATTEND REHEARSALS / PRESHOW BRIEFING?

You will be required to attend an in person preshow briefing and if you are performing at the showcase, rehearsals will take place on the 14 September during the day.

IS THERE A GRAND PRIZE / WINNER AT THE SHOWCASE EVENT?

There is no grand prize or winner at the Reel Talent Showcase. It is a platform to showcase and develop talent to top scouts from across the globe, they will be on the Submission Selection panel and will also be invited to the gala evening along with potential funders. Bridging the gap between Africa and the world.

Want to submit your work?

The aim of the FAME Reel Talent Showcase is to form a platform for creatives in Africa to be seen and acknowledged by industry stakeholders.

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