New partnership holds promise for Eastern Cape arts sector

A new partnership between the National Arts Festival, Grahamstown and the Mandela Bay Development Agency brings benefits to artists from Port Elizabeth and surrounds. Artists from Port Elizabeth and its surrounding areas are set to walk under a bigger spotlight at this year’s National Arts Festival, the result of an exciting partnership that has been […]


The tricky question of lobola is at the heart of a delightful new comedy releasing in cinemas on 1 March 2013. ‘Fanie Fourie’s Lobola’, a contemporary romantic comedy about love and tradition in a rapidly evolving society, looks at what happens when Fanie Fourie (Eduan van Jaarsveld), an Afrikaans guy and Dinky Magubane (Zethu Dlomo) […]

TACIT for Lucky Lucy Foundation

TACIT reaches out with hearts, voices and guitar strings for charity. TACIT is putting their soul-capturing talents together the 16th of February at the Jamrock Theatre in Brackenfell to raise funds for the Luck Lucy Foundation. Freshly back from over international waters the six musicians are determined to put together a phenomenal one night only […]

AFDA Film Nominated For Student Oscar

Kanye Kanye, a fourth year students’ film is the AFDA (the South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance) nomination for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Student Short Film.  Kanye Kanye is a romantic comedy that deals with a forbidden love affair between two young township teenagers.  The film is directed by […]

Job Opportunities, Cape Town to CFC members.

Please see below for job opportunities that are currently available via the Cape Film Commission Membership. SOUND ENGINEER Cape Town based film production company requires a creative part-time sound engineer with knowledge of Protools 10 to do final mix in post production for a children’s educational program. Chosen candidate should be available immediately and will […]

Top SA Film and Theatre Personalities Appointed to AFDA’s Three Campuses

AFDA executives are pleased to announce the appointment of a number of senior staff in key positions at their three campuses in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban.  As part of its consistent drive to provide a high quality and relevant education for young aspiring filmmakers, TV producers and performers, AFDA has appointed a number of […]

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