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An Oscar for My Octopus Teacher is a boost for South African film. But ...
An Oscar for My Octopus Teacher is a boost for South African film. But ...Article

The Best Documentary Feature gong for My Octopus Teacher at this year's Academy Awards has been seen by many critics as the type of underdog story Oscar loves. The film, directed by Pippa Erlich and James Reed, was - like the other South African-themed documentary to wow the Oscars, Searching for Sugarman - the feel-good choice.

Liani Maasdorp and Ian-Malcolm Rijsdijk 30 Apr 2021

All the 2021 Safta nominees
All the 2021 Safta nomineesArticle

The nominees for the 15th South African Film and Television Awards (Saftas) have just been announced.

29 Apr 2021

And the Oscars makes 3
And the Oscars makes 3Article

On 25 April, My Octopus Teacher won an Oscar at the 93rd Academy Awards in the Documentary Features category...

Issued by Greatstock 28 Apr 2021

All the 2021 Oscar winners!
All the 2021 Oscar winners!Article

The 93rd Academy Awards were hosted at Los Angeles' Union Station and the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on the 25 April 2021...

26 Apr 2021

My Octopus Teacher wins Oscar for Best Documentary
My Octopus Teacher wins Oscar for Best DocumentaryArticle

South African film My Octopus Teacher has won Best Documentary Film at the 93rd Academy Awards, hosted in Los Angeles on 25 April 2021.

26 Apr 2021

3 Afda 2020 graduation films in race for the Oscar
3 Afda 2020 graduation films in race for the OscarArticle

Afda has announced the selection of three 2020 graduation films to compete for the most prestigious award on the motion picture calendar - The Student Academy Awards (Oscars)...

Issued by AFDA 23 Apr 2021

All the winners from the Baftas 2021
All the winners from the Baftas 2021Article

Promising Young Woman and Nomadland were among the big winners at the Baftas 2021. The EE British Academy Film Awards took place the weekend of 10 and 11 April 2021...

12 Apr 2021

SA film My Octopus Teacher wins Best Documentary at the 2021 Baftas
SA film My Octopus Teacher wins Best Documentary at the 2021 BaftasArticle

The critically acclaimed South African documentary, My Octopus Teacher won in the Best Documentary category at the British Academy Film Awards held in London, last night, 11 April 2021...

12 Apr 2021

SA Tourism, Netflix SA collaborate to showcase locally-made stories
SA Tourism, Netflix SA collaborate to showcase locally-made storiesArticle

South African Tourism and Netflix have agreed to explore joint opportunities that will benefit both organisations to showcase stories made in South Africa...

29 Mar 2021

Afda alumnus and colourist Kyle Stroebel on Oscar nomination for My Octopus Teacher
Afda alumnus and colourist Kyle Stroebel on Oscar nomination for My Octopus TeacherArticle

Afda alumnus and accomplished South African colourist Kyle Stroebel's recent work on the picturesque documentary My Octopus Teacher received national and international praise...

Jasmine Walters, Issued by AFDA 19 Mar 2021

South African documentary My Octopus Teacher nominated for an Oscar
South African documentary My Octopus Teacher nominated for an OscarArticle

The internationally acclaimed South African documentary My Octopus Teacher, directed by Pippa Ehrlich and James Reed, has been nominated for an Academy Award in the Best Documentary Feature category...

17 Mar 2021

All the 2021 Oscar nominations
All the 2021 Oscar nominationsArticle

The nominations for the 93rd Academy Awards were announced by Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Nick Jonas live from London...

16 Mar 2021

SA's kelp beds may hold key to relief from eczema - research
SA's kelp beds may hold key to relief from eczema - researchArticle

This powerful kelp ingredient is sustainably harvested before being yield for CEM-K, which is found in the Dermikelp® range of non-chemical alternatives...

Issued by Leap Communications 9 Mar 2021

Tali's Baby Diary: 'The best South African TV show of 2021 so far'
Tali's Baby Diary: 'The best South African TV show of 2021 so far'Article

The first four episodes of Tali's Baby Diary, the long-awaited sequel to Tali's Wedding Diary, are now streaming on Showmax...

Issued by Showmax 1 Mar 2021

Top films and series of 2020
Top films and series of 2020Article

2020 earmarked the year that saw the collapse of cinemas internationally, the rise of a digital age where films were streamed virtually, and the rebirth of independent filmmaking. It also marked the year of some great films. Here are noteworthy films, streamings and series of 2020...

Daniel Dercksen 30 Dec 2020

From a Tiger King to an Octopus Teacher - Netflix reveals what South Africans watched in 2020
From a Tiger King to an Octopus Teacher - Netflix reveals what South Africans watched in 2020Article

Netflix reveals the films and series South Africans have been watching in 2020 - a year in which we've spent more time on the streaming platform.

10 Dec 2020

My Kreepy Teacher strikes funny bone, just right, for Kreepy Krauly
My Kreepy Teacher strikes funny bone, just right, for Kreepy KraulyArticle

Digital times have changed since 2013 when the Kreepy Krauly mockumentary, Kreepy Wrangler went viral but what remains the same is the South African brand of humour - and the power of parody to send a brand into shareable subspace...

Issued by Ebony+Ivory 20 Oct 2020

Greatstock contributor takes top honours at 2020 Jackson Wild Media Awards
Greatstock contributor takes top honours at 2020 Jackson Wild Media AwardsArticle

Congratulations to contributor Craig Foster, as My Octopus Teacher continues to garner widespread acclaim, winning the 2020 Wild Media Grand Teton Award at Jackson Wild - Nature films' equivalent to the Oscars...

Issued by Greatstock 16 Oct 2020

The power of storytelling
The power of storytellingArticle

Storytelling has the power to bring people together, offer guidance, hope and inspiration, with the most resonant stories lasting thousands of years...

Issued by Dentsu 14 Oct 2020

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Remuneration of agencies in an age when low-cost tactical ideas can land the biggest ROIArticle

Angeika Kempe, executive consultant at Ad Ops explores how a small budget can deliver results in a marketing landscape where speed, creativity and agility matter more than big, bold and expensive branding....

Angelika Kempe 9 Oct 2020

#OrchidsandOnions: Kreepy Krauly cleans up
#OrchidsandOnions: Kreepy Krauly cleans upArticle

Orchid: Spoof showcases product perfectly behind humour; Woolworths' ostrich-like marketing behaviour earns it a non-GMO Onion...

Brendan Seery 29 Sep 2020

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