Accra, Cape Town and Jozi, plus more. Here are seven womxn filmmakers from across the continent telling nuanced stories with depth, vigour and originality.
For two years, the Black Filmmakers Film Festival (BFFF) has been screening films from South Africa and the diaspora. We find out how it began and what’ve achieved by giving a different platform to celebrate films.
Race, gender and land. We chat to Jenna Bass and her cast about her highly anticipated new film, ‘High Fantasy’.
Paul Ward directs a new online advert for Puma South Africa, starring Nasty C, Gigi Lamayne, Mashayabuqhe, Nonku Phiri and Rolo Rozay.
‘Brutal Assault’ is filmmaker Josh Hayman’s reflection of his experience of brutal, beautiful, heavy and heady India.
Next weekend (13-16 October) sees the annual Photo & Film expo happening at the Coca-Cola Dome in Johannesburg. There will be over 100 workshops to attend as well as a whole host of stalls from large and small brands and retailers for photographers to try out exciting new product ranges. […]
Andrew Berry interviewed South African photographer and film maker Natasja Maria Fourie for his blog we-are-awesome (www.we-are-awesome.com). Between 10 and 5 took the liberty of re-blogging the interview, because we really couldn’t have said it any better, and because, well, Fourie is quite the creative force to be reckoned with. Read […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U87nr9vUvsA&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] Organisers of the Wacky Wine Weekend wanted an advert “that best illustrates the spirit of the Wacky Wine Festival”. Beer Adriaanse of DPK who is studying his Masters in Media Theory & Practice at UCT, teamed up with animator Bernard van der Walt and photographer PC Benadé to produce […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JBs0Ff4IkvQ[/youtube] This is machineri’s second official music video, directed and shot by acclaimed South African director Revel Fox. Though produced on minimal budget, the raw quality combined with sharp editing by Robin Kress makes for the perfect vehicle for the band’s grimy sound. Sannie Fox (vocals) and Andre Geldenhuys (guitar) […]
Local horror buffs Ronnie Belcher & Dr Benway have been at it again. Inspired by traditional Asian-horror, EMMA-Õ is classic ghost tale revolving around an enraged ghost hellbent on revenge. If the trailer is anything to go by EMMA-Õ is set to be pleasantly unnerving. via Audrey2