ARTICLES RELATING TO SOUTH AFRICAN FILM

10 SA celebrity tots

2015-11-25 12:48

A round-up of our local celebrities' mini-me pics from 2015.

5 proudly South African films that rocked the international market

2014-05-27 06:00

Here are 5 proudly South African films that played a big part in showcasing our country's creativity internationally.

SA gangland film Four Corners grabs international attention

2014-04-10 16:00

Four Corners will feature at the Seattle Film Festival as part of the festival's mission to "discover extraordinary films from around the world".

New release date announced for SA film Four Corners

2014-02-05 19:00

The date of the local theatrical release for the acclaimed, hard-hitting drama Four Corners has been extended by four weeks.

Two Afrikaans films win big at Indian film festival

2014-01-23 22:00

Afrikaans Language films Musiek vir die Agtergrond and Verraaiers walked away big winners at the Indian International Film Festival of South Africa (IIFFSA).

Cinemas close for Mandela funeral

2013-12-13 08:12

Screening of all films has been suspended for the first show on Sunday morning as a mark of respect for former president Nelson Mandela, Ster-Kinekor has said.

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South Africa is going big at the Toronto Film Festival, with six proudly South African films set to be showcased at 38th instalment of the prestigious festival which is seen as a good indicator of the movies to contend at the Oscars.

South Africa is going big at the Toronto Film Festival, with six proudly South African films set to be showcased at 38th instalment of the prestigious festival which is seen as a good indicator of the movies to contend at the Oscars.

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SA comedy trailer: Jimmy in Pienk

Jimmy, a conservative corn farmer is elated when his rich gay uncle offers him a way to save his farm from bankruptcy - only to find out he'll have to bare his midriff and master the up-do. Starring Louw Venter, Terence Bridgett, Gys de Villiers. In cinemas 16 August.

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Babalas

2013-08-02 09:24

A South African movie that honours our history of funny adverts with drunken debauchery and unfunny humour, trying to do an Afrikaans version of The Hangover.

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Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom trailer

A chronicle of Nelson Mandela's life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa. Starring: Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, Terry Pheto, Robert Hobbs, Grant Swanby. In SA cinemas 6 December.

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SA filmmaker gives us the scoop on his trip to Cannes

2015-05-25 13:40

We recently had the opportunity to chat to local writer and producer, Sallas De Jager, about his 68th Cannes Film Festival experience.

Local favourites star in internationally acclaimed thriller iNumber Number

2014-04-10 18:00

iNumber Number, the South African thriller written and directed by Donovan Marsh, opens in cinemas nationwide on 25 April 2014.

Sesotho film wins award for best cinematography in New York

2014-04-03 13:33

Carlos Carvalho, director of photography for The Forgotten Kingdom, the first feature film produced in Lesotho, has won the Haskell Wexler Award for Best Cinematography in New York.

South Africa’s first Tshivenda film set for release

2014-01-30 16:30

Elelwani, the first Venda-language film to be made in South Africa, opens in cinemas on 31 January.

Mandela film gets 3 Golden Globe nominations

2013-12-13 08:20

A film about the life of former president Nelson Mandela titled Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom has received three Golden Globe nominations.

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A look at the star-studded international and South African cast as they meet the press upon the world premiere of the highly anticipated Nelson Mandela biopic Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom at the Toronto International Film Festival. The movie stars Idris Elba and Naomie Harris, and is set for release in SA on 29 November.

A look at the star-studded international and South African cast as they meet the press upon the world premiere of the highly anticipated Nelson Mandela biopic Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom at the Toronto International Film Festival. The movie stars Idris Elba and Naomie Harris, and is set for release in SA on 29 November.

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Jimmy in Pienk

2013-08-16 13:44

Khaki is die nuwe pienk.

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New Winnie Mandela movie trailer

A drama, previously titled 'Winnie', that chronicles the life of Winnie Mandela from her childhood through her marriage and her husband's incarceration. Starring Jennifer Hudson as Winnie Mandela and Terrence Howard as Nelson Mandela. Directed by Darrell Roodt. In SA cinemas 8 November.

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SA comedy trailer: Babalas

2013-07-26 11:10
SA comedy trailer: Babalas

Ian Roberts (Boet), Norman Anstey (Swaer) and Fats Bookholane (Mogae) first brought these characters to life in the Castrol advertisements in the late 80's and now these folk heroes return in this dyed in the wool homegrown comedy. Also starring Jack Parow, Tammy-Anne Fortuin, Hannes Muller and Wynand van Vollenstee. In cinemas 2 August.

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SA animation teaser: Khumba

2013-07-16 10:26
SA animation teaser: Khumba

It’s not all black and white for this zebra… he’s going to have to earn his stripes! This is the second animated feature film from Triggerfish Animation Studios and stars Jake T. Austin, AnnaSophia Robb, Steve Buscemi, Laurence Fishburne and Liam Neeson. In cinemas 25 October.

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