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Four Corners receives record 13 Golden Horn nominations and youngest ever SA Best Actor selection - Giant Films
Four Corners receives record 13 Golden Horn nominations and youngest ever SA Best Actor selection

The award-winning coming-of-age thriller, Four Corners, has made history by securing the youngest ever SAFTA Best Actor nomination for first-time actor, Jezzriel Skei. The Jo'burg school-goer, who performed the role at age 13, has been commended for his landmark lead performance as Ricardo, the talented chess whizz kid living in jeopardy of gangs controlling the streets he lives in on the Cape Flats.

Issued by Giant Films 27 Feb 2015 10:20

Bevan Cullinan joins Picture Tree - Picture Tree
Bevan Cullinan joins Picture Tree

Bevan Cullinan, multi-awarded performance director, also known by South African audiences as a comedian, joins Picture Tree this month, adding twelve years of directing experience to the company.

Issued by Picture Tree 26 Feb 2015 11:57

Tebs Mosothoane joins Propeller Films - Propeller Films
Tebs Mosothoane joins Propeller Films

Propeller Films is thrilled to welcome Tebs Mosothoane to its esteemed roster of directors. Tebs is back in South Africa after living in South America.

Issued by Propeller Films 26 Feb 2015 11:01

Introducing the Hummingbird content production pipeline - Hummingbird Group
Introducing the Hummingbird content production pipeline

Built to service our own long-form projects, the new Hummingbird content pipeline introduces a new level of excellence in visual effects and post-production.

Issued by Hummingbird Group 25 Feb 2015 17:13

Designing sounds for William Kentridge - Howard Music
Designing sounds for William Kentridge

Adam Howard will be joining William Kentridge on stage for the South African premier of the artist's multi-media stage opera, Refuse the Hour, during a series of performances and lectures at the 2015 Design Indaba Festival, taking place in Cape Town this week.

Issued by Howard Music 24 Feb 2015 10:55

Commercials guru Dan Roberts partners with Quizzical Pictures
Commercials guru Dan Roberts partners with Quizzical Pictures

Quizzical Pictures is delighted to announce that commercials director Dan Roberts is joining their team.

Issued by Quizzical Pictures 19 Feb 2015 10:48

Dynamic communication agency looking for material design and production company
Dynamic communication agency looking for material design and production company

Centre for Communications Impact (previously known as JHHESA) is a section 21 South African entity that uses strategic communication approaches to improve the health and well-being of all South Africans. As part of this approach, CCI develops tools and resources that are used to complement mass media communication that reaches people on health-related information. Our two primary campaigns are Brothers for Life (www.brothersforlife.org) and Zazi (www.zazi.org).

Issued by JHHESA 16 Feb 2015 09:43

South African Indies head for Cinemart 2015 - Film & TV Transformation
South African Indies head for Cinemart 2015

The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) and the Association of Transformation in Film and Television (ATFT) will take the first ever South African delegation to the Cinemart at the Rotterdam International Film Festival 2015 in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Issued by Film & TV Transformation 22 Jan 2015 10:29