Ster-Kinekor pledges more support to film industry

Original article on | by Gift Ndolwane STER-KINEKOR, the cinema chain, has reiterated its commitment to support the local film industry and the development of exciting young talent therein. It sponsored the Young Achiever Award at the just-concluded South African Film and Television Awards ceremony at Sun City in the North West. Wanda Matandela, Chief […]

Local film a hit at the box office

Original article on |22 September 2016 | A former City Varsity student whose film: Happiness is a Four-letter Word, has smashed the box office, earning R5 million within a month of its release. The film was made locally and directed by Thabang Muleya and is a romance based on Nozizwe Cynthia Jele’s award-winning novel […]

South Africa: Lights, Camera, Action for SA Women Filmmakers

Original article on |31 August 2016 | South African filmmakers, especially women, trying to break into the industry, now have a real shot at making their movie dreams come true. Government and its partner organisations such as the National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) and Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB) have introduced programmes […]