Mi Casa on the big screen

2015-03-01 15:00

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Mi Casa are known for their smooth jams and doing the jika, but they’re now expanding their repertoire with a new movie about their journey.

Whose brainchild was it to make a Mi Casa movie?

It was all of ours; we work as a team. #TeamMiCasa

Tell us a bit more about the movie. Do you play characters or yourselves? Is there a storyline or is it about the band’s experiences?

Essentially it’s five music videos put together, but the music videos are not shot in the conventional way.

There is a strong narrative throughout the short film and the visuals are tackling a specific message.

I read that this movie is about racial segregation and economic inequality. Are these issues close to your heart?

It’s showcasing the beautiful story of us as South Africans and the unity we have seen over the past

20-odd years. It’s really about the fact that there are these two black dudes and a white dude going around the globe representing this country of ours and making music that speaks volumes.

Do you see yourselves doing more acting in the future?

Hahaha?...?we are musicians. But only God knows where we go. I mean, look at our lead singer J’Something, he is now a “chef”. So maybe yes, Dr Duda might become a famous actor. Haha?...

Will there be any other famous people in your movie?

Yes :)

Lastly, where will fans be able to see the movie. In cinemas or on TV?

Both. We will be releasing it in parts over the next five months?...?so part one should be out in a couple of weeks. After five months you will be able to put all the puzzles together and hopefully we can have a launch at cinemas once all five have been released.

»Mi Casa Su Casa will be released in the middle of next month. Follow the band on Twitter @MiCasaMusic for updates

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24


10 gorgeous plus-sized models who aren't Ashley Graham

Here are just ten of our favourite plus-sized models:


You won't want to miss...

WATCH: Pornhub is giving users free access to premium content these holidays
5 top leg exercises for men
10 best dressed men of 2017
How to open a beer bottle without an opener
Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.