Film festival entries close

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The National Film & Video Foundation (NFVF) has issued a second call for entries for Fespaco 2007.

From February 23 to March 3, Ouagadougou, in Burkina Faso, will come alive when the biannual Pan African Film and Television Festival (Fespaco) takes place. The movie festival attracts thousands of participants from all over Africa and beyond.

The NFVF call is directed at producers and directors who want to enter their films in the festival.

Films submitted for entry should be on DVD. Features, shorts and documentaries are accepted.

The NFVF's internal deadline for submission of entries is tomorrow, and the Fespaco deadline is December 31.

For more info and regulations visit www.fespaco.bf. Submissions must be made to: Ms Minki Thulo, 87 Central Street, Houghton, Johannesburg.

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