South African filmmaker Teboho Edkins's crossgenre documentary Western, Days of Cannibalism has been nominated for a Best Documentary Award at the prestigious Berlin International Film Festival which takes place in February.
Writing scripts isn't easy, but the good news is that many of the challenges are technical and technical skills can be learnt. All About Writing launches its first Screenwriting Course of 2020 on 2 March, run by two highly experienced writing professionals.
'The Life', a concept created for Gumtree South Africa by Ogilvy Cape Town and directed by Egg Film's newest recruit Robin Adams, takes a harmless jab at the current generation's Insta-FOMO and offers Gumtree as a wallet-friendly solution.
'Cape Town Winter Song', a tongue-in-cheek video parodying Mother City cliches and good-naturedly teasing its residents, has won two awards at the inaugural International Tourism Film Festival Africa.
They say dynamite comes in small packages, Sadla, a narrative short film produced by Kude Media is proof of that, Clocking in at 5 minutes and forty-five seconds exactly, this powerful film has made history by being the very first narrative film by a black South African filmmaker to be selected for the Sun
Reckitt Benckiser's 80-year-old brand Dettol is reinforcing its 'protection as strong as a mother's love' positioning with a bar soap TVC from its advertising agency McCann1886.
The latest episode in the #ToyotaStoriesSA campaign from FCB Joburg is another winner on social media with 150 000 Facebook views, 2 224 views on Instagram and over 911 views on YouTube.
The campaign, titled "Boys Do What Men Teach Them", takes a hard look at the realities around the normalisation of gender-based violence through men's perceived "innocent" and "victimless" actions (such as locker room talk, rape jokes, and the objectification of women) and by not speaking out against it wh
FCB Joburg is putting its creative future in the hands of young and ready talent. Suhana Gordhan and Tian van den Heever, both of whom are no strangers to the advertising industry, have been promoted to Executive Creative Directors joining Neo Segola who became an ECD last year.