ABOUT US

Welcome to The Event, a division of Film & Event Media. We’re a South African based publishing house that is focused on everything film and events in Africa and around the world. The Event is Africa’s leading meetings industry magazine. The key to success in this growing industry is exposure to your target audience. The Event offers you the platform to reach that audience (international and regional) on a month-to-month basis, through a focused business-to-business publication.

Founded in 2003, Film & Event Media produces business-to-business publications, and acts as an online media hub for the film and events industries.  Our monthlies and annuals include: The Filmmaker’s Guide to South Africa – a yearly showcase of the SA film industry targeted at an international market; The Event – a monthly that covers the thriving African events and exhibitions industry; The Callsheet – a monthly about the African film industry that covers commercials, film, technology, documentaries and more. Film & Event Media publications also include The Event Planner’s Guide to Africa (EPG) – Africa’s leading meetings industry annual publication.

 

The Event is printed by Forms Express and their suppliers have The Forest Stewardship Council Chain of Custody certification. The magazine is printed on Hi-Q 80gsm gloss, wood free white paper, which is sourced from sustainably managed forests, and uses vegetable-oil-based, environmentally-friendly inks conforming to the highest European standards.

 

LATEST NEWS

NISSAN EASTER FESTIVAL 2014- EQUESTRIAN EVENT
Nissan Easter Festival, the place to be this Easter! Now in its 5th year, the Nissan Easter Festival will once again deliver a 10 day celebration of equestrian events, entertainment and fun for the whole family this April. Nissan South Africa has again partnered with Kyalami Park ...

SCAN GROWS FRESH DESIGN IDEAS AT HISTORIC KIRSTENBOSCH
The annual Kirstenbosch Plant Fair took place in Cape Town fo r the 39th time (12-13 April) this year – but the latest edition had fresh appeal and a more contemporary look. This was thanks to close collaboration between the Kirstenbosch branch of the Botanical Society of ...

NIGERIA POISED TO OVERTAKE SA & BECOME AFRICA’S BIGGEST ECONOMY
Nigeria could leap-frog South Africa to become Africa’s biggest economy, when the results of a new way of calculating national output are announced. Government statisticians will unveil the new figures on Sunday, with widespread expectations that their recalculations will catapult the continent’s most populous nation into ...

ATMOSPHERE COMMUNICATIONS SCOOPS TOP HONOURS AT PRISM AWARDS
Atmosphere Communications, a mid-sized, Cape Town-based public relations consultancy company, has received the highest honour in the first ever Campaign of the Yerar category in the PRISM Awards. The Awards ceremony took place at the Maslow Hotel in Sandton on Sunday, 6 April. Atmosphere received ...

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Issue 04

Issue 4 of The Event, Africa’s leading meetings industry magazine, covers Luxury and Expiential Events and Exciting Innovative in Store. In the country spotlight, we look at the Northern Cape a Land of Extremes.