BANFF Mountain Film Festival World Tour

31 October 2018 ipoadmin 0

Attention all outdoor enthusiasts and adventure addicts, bookings for the annual International BANFF Mountain Film Festival, which takes place between 26 October and 04 November 2018, can now be done on the Ster-Kinekor website. For the thirteenth-year running, Ster-Kinekor in partnership with South Africa’s favourite outdoor adventure store, Cape Union Mart, […]

Local TV series selected by C21 London International Drama Pitch Summit

31 October 2018 ipoadmin 0

In a first for a South African drama series, Both Worlds’ Unarmed has been selected as one of the finalists for C21 Content London 2018 Drama Series Pitch. From over 100 submissions from established drama creators worldwide bidding to attract additional finance and co-production partners, C21 selected Both Worlds’ political spy thriller […]

Five Fingers For Marseilles’ takes five at AMAA 2018

28 October 2018 ipoadmin 0

The 2018 edition of the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) held on Saturday at the Intare Conference Arena in Kigali, Rwanda. The event which was attended by actors and filmmakers from across Africa was hosted by Nse Ikpe-Etim and Arthur Nkusi. South African film, ‘Five Fingers For Marseilles’, emerged the […]

Production starts on Poppie Nongena

28 October 2018 ipoadmin 0

Producer Helena Spring has announced that production on the legacy film, Poppie Nongena, has begun, the film is based on The Long Journey of Poppie Nongena, regarded as one of the best African novels of the twentieth century. Award winning screenwriter and playwright Christiaan Olwagen is the director with Vicci […]

Kanarie hits South African cinemas

23 October 2018 ipoadmin 0

It’s one of the most anticipated South African films of the year and it’s finally in cinemas. Kanarie, the “coming of age” musical drama set in South Africa in 1985, explores how hardship and camaraderie can ignite a journey of self-discovery. Already critically acclaimed and featuring funny-guy Schalk Bezuidenhout, almost unrecognisable, doing what he […]

dti heads to America to attract investment in film

23 October 2018 ipoadmin 0

The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) will lead a group of filmmakers to Los Angeles in the United States of America to attend the popular American Film Market (AFM) from 30 October to 7 November 2018. The delegation will include emerging black production and service companies currently active across […]