Have You Heard From Johannesburg: Oliver Tambo

2018-04-26 08:49

Banned in South Africa, Oliver Tambo led the liberation struggle in exile from 1960-1990 while Nelson Mandela was imprisoned on Robben Island.

Our riveting hour with the enigmatic Grace Jones

2018-04-20 07:09

Channel24's Rozanne Els attended the 20th Anniversary Festival of TimesTalks where the enigmatic Grace Jones talked about her new documentary.

Channel24 joins forces with AfriDocs to bring you free documentaries from across Africa

2018-04-16 10:21

Every week a specially selected African documentary will be available on Channel24 to stream free.

Documentaries that deserve more airtime than Rachel Dolezal’s TV feature

2018-04-12 12:28

No one asked for a Rachel Dolezal documentary – here are other shocking, inspiring, and enlightening doccies you should watch instead.

R Kelly accused of grooming 14-year-old girl as 'sexual pet' in new documentary

2018-03-29 10:38


10 documentaries that will make you feel better about life

2018-03-17 08:00

We all need a pick-me-up sometimes. These are the feel-good documentaries on Showmax, DStv Now and Netflix that you should be watching.

Blue Planet II producer on filming breathtaking seascapes in SA

2018-02-09 07:01

Blue Planet II on BBC Earth (DStv 184) will explore and take humans into underwater worlds from the ocean to coral reefs, green seas and the shore.

The Steve Madden documentary shows his mad life

2018-02-04 00:00

Maddman: The Steve Madden Story tells the story of iconic shoe designer Steve Madden, and is a thrilling 77 minutes of real-life triumph.

Peter Jackson making WWI documentary

2018-01-23 12:17

The Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson is transforming grainy black-and-white footage of World War I into 3-D color for a new film.

10 most revealing celebrity documentaries

2017-12-01 17:00

These eye-opening documentaries on internet TV dig deep to reveal the hidden sides of the most notorious and celebrated figures of our time.


Strike a Rock

2018-04-24 08:04

The story of two South African mothers and best friends, Primrose Sonti and Thumeka Magwangqana fighting against horrible living conditions in Nkaneng, Marikana.

THIS JUST IN: Netflix transcends borders with 10 new international original projects

2018-04-18 13:45

Ted Sarandos, Chief Content officer at Netflix, revealed at a special event held at Villa Miani that more than 100 new original projects out of Europe, the Middle East and Africa will be launching on the platform this year.

Omo Child

2018-04-16 09:57

In Ethiopia’s Omo Valley, children are being killed horrifically under an ancient tradition known as ‘mingi’.

e.tv to broadcast award-winning Winnie documentary this weekend

2018-04-07 10:36

e.tv will broadcast Pascale Lamche's Winnie documentary for which he won a Sundance award.

7 Earth Hour inspired documentaries that are a must watch!

2018-03-22 10:12

Show a little love to our blue planet in by watching these incredible documentaries.

Kenyan short film nominated for Oscar tells tale of survival

2018-02-07 14:14

An extremist attack in Kenya inspired a short film that is in the running for an Academy Award.

3 trailblazing women get the spotlight in Sundance docs

2018-01-26 17:01

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Jane Fonda and Gloria Allred get the spotlight in Sundance documentaries.

Super Size Me sequel pulled from Sundance fest

2017-12-17 11:03

Morgan Spurlock's Super Size Me sequel will not premiere at the Sundance Film Festival as planned.

Watch great local doccies online for free

2017-08-20 15:00

A new streaming portal is going to make it possible for all of us to access great local, African and international documentaries, for free.

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