Africa’s media, film star, producer, writer and director, Ernest Napoleon, and Winston Ellis a martial arts director and producer of Rayzor Edge Films, will travel to France for Festival de Cannes 2018. The Cannes International Film Festival, is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France.
FCB Africa was named Agency of the Year at the inaugural edition of the CICLOPE Awards held in Cape Town this week, the only festival dedicated to recognising craft in advertising and moving image.
South African film and TV stars were celebrated and honoured at the 12th annual Saftas ceremony held at Sun City. The biggest weekend of the local awards season kicked off on Thursday when the first awards were handed.
This year the SA Eco Film Festival has several film that speak to the problems facing our oceans and marine life. It is no secret that the world as we know it is forever changing.
Brand South Africa once again partnered with RapidLion, the South African International Film Festival to celebrate filmmaking at the Market Theatre in Newtown, Johannesburg.
Diversity and creativity characterize the African film industry despite the lack of funding opportunities. The Africa Hub at the Berlin International Film Festival offers African filmmakers a platform for their art. By Annabelle Steffes-Halmer
2018 marked the first year a short film from Rwanda competed at the prestigious Berlin International Film Festival – and it won! Samuel Ishimwe’s Imfura took home the Silver Bear Jury Prize in the short film category, one of nine awards given at this year’s festival to African-linked films.
The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture alongside the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Durban Film Office (DFO), Wesgro, and the South African Embassy in Berlin will represent South Africa at the Berlinale Film Festival.
This list of South African Oscar winners and nominees over the years is pretty darn extensive and South Africans should take special note on the night of the 90th Academy Awards, as SA is in the running for the Best Animated Short Film category with "Revolting Rhymes", directed by Jakob Schuh and Jan Lacha