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NEW YORK – Daniel Radcliffe is due to head to South Africa next year to take on his latest film role. The Harry Potter star will play former political prisoner Tim Jenkin, in a movie based on Jenkin’s autobiography Inside Out: Escape from Pretoria Prison. Escape From Pretoria is just one of the film titles … [Read more]

Cinemark announces winners of SA Cannes Young Lions competition

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Focus on cyber-bullying resulted in inspired, out-of-the-box creative responses to the brief. They had just 48 hours to complete the task, from brief to concept to shooting, editing and the final production of a 60 second commercial. But, for one creative team, those could just be the most important 48 hours in their exciting young … [Read more]

Zambian actress, Josephine Kachiza, wins film festival award

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Actress, singer and musician Josephine Kachiza has won the Best Female Performance Award at the Festival International du Film PanAfricain in Cannes for her lead role as Damyna in Damyna The Musical. The first African musical film to be produced in Zambia debuted at the festival in the iconic French film hub on April 8, 2017, … [Read more]

Hunt on for local entrants for Cannes Young Lions

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Cape Town – The search is on for young South African creatives, or “lions”, to enter a competition that will put them in the running to hunt with the international pride in Cannes in July.Cinemark, the official South African representative for the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, said on Thursday it was sponsoring the … [Read more]

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