What film would you watch first if you regained sight after 10 years? The #openeyes campaign is asking people on social media to suggest what Philani should watch first after his double cornea transplant.
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The true story of a dog who took a bullet to protect her family.
With over 250 films being screened in eight cities over one week, here’s a sneak peek of some locally made films taking part in this year’s Shnit International Film Festival.
Advice from independent, award-winning South African directors on starting in the industry – from checking your batteries, to gorging yourself on cinema, to finding your own voice. Take their word for it.
The Jameson First Shot 2015 premiere is just around the corner and we’ve got short film on the brain! We’ve compiled a list of just a few favourites of the fantastic short film works being produced in South Africa, in the hopes that they bring with them the inspiration to write and make your own.
Great Dane Pegasus was a sick 4-week-old puppy when she was rescued from a backyard breeder. Owner and filmmaker Dave Meinert was told she wouldn’t have long to live, so he set about filming every day she had left.
UPDATE: ‘Run Jose’ has been selected to show at CineSud, France in February 2015. The filmmakers are determined to get Jose there to present the film himself so that he can see the impact his life’s story has on others. HELP HIM GET THERE. After being abducted […]