Author Archives: Kim Muller

Cape Town’s 48hFP winner The First Week heads to Cannes

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The First Week, the winning film of the Cape Town 48hr Film Project, will be screening at the Cannes Film festival as part of the Cannes Court Métrage (Short Film Corner) this May. Directed by Luke Mason and produced by Chris Mason, The First Week is the inaugural offering from the newly established Mason Brothers Films … [Read more]

Troy: Fall of a City Heads to Cape Town

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BBC and Netflix have joined forces to produce Troy: Fall of a City. The series has begun shooting in South Africa. A historical drama produced for BBC One and Netflix, Troy: Fall of a City is using South Africa as a double for its Middle East setting. It tells the mythical tale of the scandalous … [Read more]

SA Actress Lands Starring Role in CW’s Searchers

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Alex McGregor lands a lead role in CW drama Searchers, which began shooting its pilot in SA in March. Local thespians will be delighted that more and more South African stars are bringing home the big bucks on international productions The latest screen queen to step onto the global stage is Alex McGregor, who has … [Read more]

New Samson Flick on Location

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Pure Flix Entertainment has begun shooting a new biblical epic in South Africa called Samson. In April this year, Pure Flix Entertainment began filming the biblical epic Samson in South Africa. It is a dramatic adaptation of a man with supernatural strength who leads his enslaved tribe to victory over the mighty Philistine empire. The … [Read more]

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