Nse Ikpe-Etim stars in South African film

Mon, 05 Oct 2015
 Nollywood actress Nse Ikpe-Etim is currently in Cape Town shooting the film 'Shussh', based on 'Wh

‘Modder en Bloed’ to release nationwide April 2016

Mon, 05 Oct 2015
 Dark Matter Studios and Collective Dream Films recently completed the production of the feature fi

South Africans direct Al Jazeera documentaries about how empowering women boosts economies

Thu, 01 Oct 2015
 'Women Make Change' is a new series from Al Jazeera showcasing women who have started impactful lo

‘Tell Me Sweet Something’ – a box office success

Tue, 29 Sep 2015
 'Tell Me Sweet Something' has been receiving rave reviews since it opened at the cinema on 4 Septe

SA actor Greg Kriek making waves internationally

Tue, 29 Sep 2015
 In less than a month South African actor Greg Kriek will be getting his big international break...

Times Media Films succeeds in bid to overturn FPB classification on ‘Dis Ek, Anna’

Mon, 28 Sep 2015
 Times Media Films, distributor of 'Dis ek, Anna' has won its appeal against the 18 (L) (V) (SV) clas

Durban filmmakers’ project selected for Sørfond Pitching Forum in Norway

Wed, 23 Sep 2015
 'Hhola Hhola' has been selected for the Sørfond Pitching Forum in Oslo, Norway this year...

‘Dis ek, Anna’ teams up with campaign against sexual abuse

Tue, 22 Sep 2015
 Times Media Films has partnered with the recently launched Put Your Foot Down Foundation to promot

The NFVF and IDC call upon emerging black filmmakers to submit proposals

Mon, 21 Sep 2015
 The NFVF and the IDC are inviting emerging black filmmakers to submit proposals for consideration.

SA doccie examines drug abuse and prisoner rehabilitation in the Cape Flats

Fri, 18 Sep 2015
 Selected for this year's Tri Continental Human Rights festival, 'Parole Camp' features the journey

Taking our short films to the world

Wed, 16 Sep 2015
 The Cape Town leg of the Shnit International Short Film Festival takes place from 7 to 11 October...

South African documentary to show at New York Festival

Thu, 10 Sep 2015
 South African film maker Reina-Marie Loader’s documentary 'Horn', will screen at the Wildlife Cons

‘Ayanda’ bought by US distributor

Wed, 09 Sep 2015
 'Ayanda', which premiered in June 2015 at the Los Angeles Film Festival, has been picked up for di

Cultural group protests leasing of Good Hope Centre

Wed, 09 Sep 2015
 Cape Town based organisations campaign against the Good Hope Centre's lease to an international fi

NFVF releases mid-year box office report for 2015

Mon, 07 Sep 2015
 The NFVF has released the South African box office report for the first half of 2015...

‘Ayanda’ to screen at British Film Institute Festival

Mon, 07 Sep 2015
 'Ayanda', the new film directed by Sara Blecher, and co-produced by actress and producer Terry Phe

Last chance to enter the Joburg 48HFP

Fri, 04 Sep 2015
 A few spots are still open for participants wanting to enter the Johannesburg leg of the 48 Hour F

Student doccie highlights concerns surrounding racism at Stellenbosch University

Thu, 03 Sep 2015
 Contraband Cape Town has produced a documentary which exposes racial injustices at Stellenbosch Univ

‘The Visit - An Alien Encounter’ premieres in Durban

Wed, 02 Sep 2015
 Michael Madsen’s new film will have its premiere screenings in multiple countries. In South Africa

Documentary to expose canned lion hunting

Tue, 01 Sep 2015
 A documentary feature film 'Blood Lions', exposes the disturbing story of South Africa's captive bre

The ATFT congratulates SA filmmakers selected for the 40th TIFF

Mon, 31 Aug 2015
 The ATFT would like to congratulate South African production teams whose films have been selected

Wes Craven dies at 76

Mon, 31 Aug 2015
 Wes Craven, a Hollywood horror filmmaker famous for creating classics, died on 30 August at the age

Registration opens for Cape Town 48 Hour Film Project

Fri, 28 Aug 2015
 Filmmakers participating in the Cape Town 48 Hour Film Project (48HFP) will set off to create a fo

‘Hard to Get’ invited to screen at Fantastic Fest

Fri, 28 Aug 2015
 'Hard to Get', the 2014 action film by Zee Nthuli has been invited to Fantastic Fest in Austin Tex

SA family film secures global distribution

Thu, 27 Aug 2015
 International distribution company Heritage Films, has secured rights to South African film 'Trailer