‘Free State’ releasing soon at local cinemas and abroad

Tue, 24 Nov 2015
 Bosbok Ses Films and Utkarsh Entertainment have produced the South African film 'Free State', to be

Visible Spectrum Award winners announced

Tue, 24 Nov 2015
 The SASC Visible Spectrum Awards took place on 21 November, rewarding South Africans for outstanding

Lucy Chodota on her TV series ‘Rush’

Mon, 23 Nov 2015
 Lucy Chodota is the executive producer and creator of the 'Rush' TV series. The show is a drama wh

Sudanese cinema in focus at The Bioscope

Thu, 19 Nov 2015
 A special focus on Sudanese cinema features at The Bioscope Independent Cinema in Johannesburg unt

Horror film wins Best Film at the Cape Town 48-Hour Film Project

Mon, 16 Nov 2015
 A black-and-white, Hitchcock-style horror film won Best Film at the Cape Town 48-Hour Film Project

DISCOP Africa 2015: Okey Nwosu

Wed, 11 Nov 2015
 At Discop Africa 2015 Okey Nwosu, CEO of Nigeria-based Key Media, spoke with Screen Africa about f

Design a costume for Luc Besson’s sci-fi film ‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets’

Mon, 09 Nov 2015
 Luc Besson’s movie 'Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets' is due for release in South Africa

Restless Global to produce controversial Kenyan whistleblower film

Mon, 09 Nov 2015
 This is the true story told in Michela Wrong’s 2009 best seller 'It’s Our Turn to Eat: The story of

Shoki Mokgapa: the pursuit of mastery

Mon, 09 Nov 2015
 South African actress Shoki Mokgapa recently took the award for Best Actress at the KykNet Silwerske

DISCOP Africa 2015: Kenya Film Commission

Thu, 05 Nov 2015
 At Discop Africa 2015, Kenya Film Commission film development manager Timothy Owase spoke with Scr

DISCOP Africa 2015: Caribbean Tales Worldwide Distribution

Thu, 05 Nov 2015
 At Discop Africa 2015, Caribbean Tales Worldwide Distribution CEO Frances-Anne Solomon spoke with

DTI rebate tips for beginner filmmakers

Tue, 03 Nov 2015
 Producer Carmel Nayanah has been lauded for her ability to make use of the Department of Trade and I

UK born Nigerian actor to star in upcoming short

Tue, 03 Nov 2015
 Dan Akinlolu and Anthony Oseyemi are to co-produce a psychological thriller titled 'Altered'...

‘Hero’ accepted for DISCOPRO Pitching Competition

Mon, 02 Nov 2015
 'Hero' is the untold story of the role played by Caribbean people in the struggle for African inde

New Afrikaans film set to release in early 2016

Mon, 02 Nov 2015
 Ivan Botha and Donnalee Roberts have combined their strengths again. 'Vir Altyd' will grace the bi

Heartlines begins production on new local drama film

Tue, 27 Oct 2015
 Hot on the heels of the popular comedy, 'Nothing for Mahala', Heartlines begins production on its ne

AiM film festival features photo exhibition on African cinema

Fri, 23 Oct 2015
 This year the Africa in Motion film festival features a photographic exhibition titled ‘Ways We Watc

Afrikaans crime novel adapted for the big screen

Tue, 20 Oct 2015
 'Die Ontwaking', opening in February 2016, investigates the mind and motivations of an acutely intel

Director Dani Hynes on ‘motion interpolation’

Tue, 20 Oct 2015
 Director Dani Hynes talks about the concept of 'motion interpolation' in film and why she finds it o

Durban FilmMart 2016 calls for projects

Mon, 19 Oct 2015
 Submissions for projects for the 7th edition of DFM are now open. The deadline for submissions is 14

Maggie Gyllenhaal to star in 2015 Jameson First Shot films

Fri, 16 Oct 2015
 Maggie Gyllenhaal will play the lead in this year’s Jameson First Shot winning films. Now in its fif

New SA film features 50 local dancers

Fri, 16 Oct 2015
 Mandela Bay Pictures has started production on 'Pop, Lock n Roll', a South African dance film whic

Global production company plans to shoot on SA’s South Coast

Tue, 13 Oct 2015
 International production company D Street Media is planning to shoot some of their upcoming film in

Embracing the limitations of short filmmaking

Mon, 12 Oct 2015
 Director Palesa Shongwe shares with Screen Africa her experience in creating a short film...

Going global: the role of international film sales agents

Wed, 07 Oct 2015
 Yuanyuan Sui of Picture Tree International sheds light on the role of an international film sales ag