Tag Archives: South Africa

Submissions are now open for South African Horrorfest Film Festival

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The 13th year of the premiere horror festival is South Africa is headed our way this fall. It was announced today that submissions are officially open for films. Horrorfest has been at the forefront of bringing exciting titles to their region and this upcoming festival would be no different. The first deadline is earlier next … [Read more]


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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]

Four South African films showing at Cannes

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The 70th annual Cannes Film Festival kicked off on Wednesday, 17 May. The most prestigious film festival on the movie calendar brings a mix of Hollywood A-listers and world cinema to the French Riveria. And this year three South African films will be showcased at the festival. Here are four films that will be screened: … [Read more]

ZIFF Introduces Film Schools Programme

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As part of its continued support for film education, the Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) announced its inaugural Film School category and competition. That is for films produced by students of these medium, from across Africa. These actions are in response to the festival’s recognition that the Creative Industries (CI) is rapidly becoming a critical … [Read more]

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