Film Festivals South Africa

List of 2017 SAFTAs Nominations

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) has announced the nominees for its 2017 #SAFTAs11 South African Film and Television Awards at a breakfast in Bryanston. Over 400 production companies submitted their work for entries.

RapidLion 2017 Kicks Off

From the 5 March to the 12 March RapidLion 2017 also known as The South African International Film Festival will bring 140 films from 40 countries to The Market Theatre in Newtown, Johannesburg.

2017 Saftas again marred by TV boycott

Controversy is swirling around the upcoming 11th South African Film and Television Awards (Saftas) as the country's soaps, including last year’s winner, are once again boycotting the awards show, slamming the Saftas as "just not fair". by Thinus Ferreira 2003 - 2017