You can now binge-watch 20 short films from this year's kykNET Silwerskerm Film Festival, first and only on Showmax. Ranging from fantasy to crime dramas to comedies, this year's diverse collection of short films shows that the future of Afrikaans film has never been brighter.
The Royal African Society's annual film festival, Film Africa, has nominated 'Nomfundo,' a short film produced by Passion Seed Communications, for the Baobab Award for Best Short Film.
Buitenkant (The Outside), a South African short film by William Nicholson, racked up over 100k views in 48 hours after being selected as a Vimeo Staff Pick this week.
South African filmmaker Ntsikelelo Mavata watched his first film at a neighbour's house when he was six years old. After his father took him to the cinema for the first time he believed that filmmaking was his calling and through it he would uplift his community.
"Nomfundo", a short film produced by Passion Seed Communications, has been selected for the prominent Jozi Film Festival. Running for its 6th year, the Film Festival will take place between the 21st and the 24th of September 2017 in the city after which the festival was named, Jozi (Johannesburg).
Beautiful News South Africa will be showing its short films on Mango Airlines from September until December.
South African director John Trengove on Tuesday won the Grand Prize in Taipei Film Festival's International New Talent Competition for his film "The Wound."
Director Jarryd Coetsee's short film adaptation of Can Themba's acclaimed short story The Suit continues to captivate audiences on the international film festival circuit and this time it will be shown in the Netherlands as part of the iAfrica Film Festival.
Award-winning short film The Suit, directed by Jarryd Coetsee and based on the classic story by Can Themba, has been selected for the 23rd Black Harvest Film Festival in Chicago. The film is thus eligible for the Best of the Festival Audience Award.