FORT is an award-winning, independent, modern-day studio where audiences are built, brilliant stories are told, and worlds are brought to life through film, commercials and digital content production. Headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, FORT works with the world’s biggest names in advertising, and entertainment, breathing life into big ideas through our talented team of filmmakers. For over a decade, FORT has been dedicated to telling meaningful stories in beautifully crafted ways.
Our award-winning film team has worked with the world’s leading studios and artists, and have collaborated with the world’s most influential figures in film to tell defining, and ground-breaking stories at a global scale. FORT has a highly ambitious development slate, and a committed team to see the projects come to life.
Our success in advertising is driven by the collaborative spirit and vision of our directors, and the tireless service of our producers. We’re proud to call some of the biggest advertising agencies in the world, our clients, and have had the privilege to produce world-class commercials for their most treasured brands.
Our digital content division exemplifies a multi-disciplinary approach to creating compelling pieces of work that are quick to market, and purpose-built to the viewing habits of audiences on digital platforms. Our digital content team draws upon deep expertise in post-production, animation, micro-crew shooting, embracing new technologies and shifting distribution platforms.
- Bronze Loerie for MTV Base Africa
- Promax Craft Gold for DStv ‘Thanks’ (Dir. Cut)
- Silver Pendoring for MTV Base Africa
- Winner of Best Cultural Short at the Hollywood International Independent Documentary Awards
- Winner of the Van Gogh Award for World Cinema at the 2016 Amsterdam Film Festival
- Official selections/nomination Roma Cinema Doc; Largo Film Awards and the 10th Annual Bali International Film Festival.
Unit 2 Rivonia
Gate381 Rivonia Boulevard
Executive Producer and MD: Craig February
011 234 8926