Contemporary adaptation of La Boheme begins shooting in Stellenbosch

Thu, 21 Aug 2014
 Shooting of Breathe – Umphefumlo commenced this week in Stellenbosch...

Die Windpomp releases on DVD and VOD

Thu, 21 Aug 2014
 Vidi, Box, Office, Chris, RolandOn 12 September Afrikaans fantasy love story Die Windpomp releases on DVD as well as on Times Media’

Erotic art-house festival features at Cinema Nouveau

Thu, 21 Aug 2014
 Venus, Lovelace, Canyons, NymphomaniacCinema Nouveau features five films as part of its Erotic Art-House Fest, which runs until 5 Septembe

Nigerian film scoops 10 GIAMA nominations

Tue, 19 Aug 2014
 The Nigerian film 30 Days in Atlanta has received 10 nominations for the 3rd Golden Globe Icons Acad

Student film bursary call for applications

Tue, 19 Aug 2014
 The NFVF is seeking student applications for its bursary scheme, which provides funding to students

Speakers confirmed for American Film Market round-table

Thu, 14 Aug 2014
 The American Film Market has announced speakers for its African Co-Productions: The Possibilities an

At the Bioscope Independent Cinema this August

Wed, 13 Aug 2014
 The Bioscope Independent Cinema in Johannesburg has a diverse film offering for audiences this Aug

Ster-Kinekor to host meet-and-greet with Between Friends cast members

Wed, 13 Aug 2014
 The romantic drama Between Friends releases this Friday, 15 August at Ster-Kinekor in Ste

Suicide suspected in Robin Williams' death

Tue, 12 Aug 2014
 Comedian and Oscar-winning Hollywood actor Robin Williams was found dead in his home on Monday 11

Top IMSFF films feature on Global Access channel

Mon, 11 Aug 2014
 Film, Festival, Mzansi, Pretoria, ShortThe best films which featured at the inaugural Independent Mzansi Short Film Festival will feature

Adeyemi Michael’s Sodiq premieres in Namibia on 13 August

Wed, 06 Aug 2014
 Sodiq, movie, posterThe Namibian premiere of Sodiq takes place next Wednesday, 13 August 2014, 18h30, at the FNCC...

Filmmaker acts against child and woman abuse

Tue, 05 Aug 2014
 woman, abuse, Whiplash, RickardsMeg Rickards plans to create awareness around woman and child abuse, a subject highlighted in her

Deepend Films launches emerging scriptwriters’ initiative in honour of Nelson Mandela

Sat, 02 Aug 2014
 Johannesburg-based production house Deepend Films has launched an initiative designed to mentor yo

Brought to you by The Walt Disney Company…

Sat, 02 Aug 2014
 The Walt Disney Company Africa held their annual press showcase at the Montecasino Conference Cent

Hollywood directer scouts SA locations for sci-fi movie

Wed, 30 Jul 2014
 Production of Hollywood sci-fi thriller, Prisoner of War starring Bond girl Bérénice Marlohe, is s

Tony Kgoroge wins Best Actor at DIFF

Wed, 30 Jul 2014
 Tony Kgoroge was named Best Actor at the Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) on 27 July for

Crowd-funding campaign to save independent SA cinema

Thu, 24 Jul 2014
 The Labia Theatre in Cape Town has launched a crowd-funding campaign in order to fund well-needed ci

Videovision Entertainment launches new division

Tue, 22 Jul 2014
 action, filmmaker, funding, marketingModestly budgeted South African-made action films will be the focus of a new division established

Kristen Stewart travels to SA for new movie

Mon, 21 Jul 2014
 A-list Hollywood actors along with Kristen Stewart star in a new movie, The Big Shoe, which is bei

The Films That Made Me at DIFF

Fri, 18 Jul 2014
 The Films That Made Me section presents a programme of five films selected by a prominent South Afri

Locations Africa encourages production in Africa

Thu, 17 Jul 2014
 On 19 July from Locations Africa, a showcase and discussion platform on location shooting and film

Co-production sessions set to kindle deals for DFM 2014 projects

Tue, 15 Jul 2014
 African Filmmakers can attend co-production sessions throughout the 5th Durban FilmMart, set to take

Special Focus on UK Film at the 35th Durban International Film Festival

Mon, 14 Jul 2014
 This year’s edition of the Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) sees a special focus on Briti

Angolan film premieres in Namibia

Mon, 14 Jul 2014
 On Saturday, 26 July, at 19h00, The Great Kilapy directed by Zeze Gamboa will premiere in N

Swedish filmmaker aims to break longest film world record

Mon, 14 Jul 2014
 Swedish filmmaker Anders Weberg has released a teaser trailer for Ambiancé, a 720-hour movie