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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

Three strikes and you're out: Can data insights predict best picture three years in a row? - Exponential
Three strikes and you're out: Can data insights predict best picture three years in a row?

Our audience data and insights accurately predicted the best picture Oscar winner in 2013 and 2014. So whilst it is potentially foolhardy to put our neck on the line again, I'm here to tell you that Birdman will win. And this is why.

By Bryan Melmed, Issued by Exponential 20 Feb 2015 12:45

Three D Radio ignites Twisp in cinema
Three D Radio ignites Twisp in cinema

Advertising electronic cigarettes has proved to be somewhat challenging for many e-cigarette brands, and with almost everything that can be done already out there, alternative and innovative ideas have been hard to come by. However, Three D Radio was recently able to come to the rescue of e-cigarette company, Twisp, with a solution that would allow them to reach the masses.

Issued by Three D Radio 11 Feb 2015 12:26

Four Corners nominated for Best Narrative Feature - Giant Films
Four Corners nominated for Best Narrative Feature

Competing with over 150 films from across the globe, South African crime thriller, Four Corners, received its most recent nomination from the Pan African Film Festival (PAFF) in Los Angeles for 'Best Narrative Feature'.

Issued by Giant Films 5 Feb 2015 14:52

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