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Afda alumni bag 48 nominations @ Saftas 2021
Afda alumni bag 48 nominations @ Saftas 2021Article

Afda alumni have received a massive 48 nominations at the 15th South African Film and Television Awards...

Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 11 May 2021

Savanna and Comedy Central Africa continue to show their unwavering support for SA's comedic talent
Savanna and Comedy Central Africa continue to show their unwavering support for SA's comedic talentArticle

Savanna Premium Cider announced that Comedy Central Live at the Savanna Virtual Comedy Bar season three will air on 17 May 2021 at 10pm CAT (channel 122 on DSTV)...

Issued by Distell 10 May 2021

MultiChoice leads with more than 140 Safta nominations - a win for the local TV and film industry
MultiChoice leads with more than 140 Safta nominations - a win for the local TV and film industryArticle

MultiChoice Group has received the lion's share of nominations across all categories from the 15th South African Film and Television Awards (Saftas)...

Issued by MultiChoice Connected Video 7 May 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

South African content making waves internationally, from Annie to Bafta nominations
South African content making waves internationally, from Annie to Bafta nominationsArticle

Moffie has a big weekend coming up: producer Jack Sidey is nominated for an Outstanding Debut Bafta (British Academy Film Awards) and the critically acclaimed war movie is being released in the USA at select cinemas and streaming platforms by IFC Films...

Issued by Showmax 9 Apr 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

7 local highlights now on Showmax: From Moffie to 4 Africa Movie Academy Award-winners from SA
7 local highlights now on Showmax: From Moffie to 4 Africa Movie Academy Award-winners from SAArticle

These are the seven local highlights currently streaming on Showmax: Moffie, Fiela Se Kind, Lebo M - Coming Home, The Letter Reader, Knuckle City, The Ghost and The House of Truth...

Issued by Showmax 7 Jan 2021

African films and series that made waves internationally in 2020
African films and series that made waves internationally in 2020Article

Zog, The Snail and the Whale, Rafiki, Moffie, Buddha in Africa, Yvonne Orji: Momma, I Made It and more...

Issued by Showmax 15 Dec 2020

End of the road for local drama Rhythm City
End of the road for local drama Rhythm CityArticle

Well, in line with the 2020 plot, here's another surprise! Rhythm City's last episode will be aired on e.tv on 16 July 2021...

Isabel Smit 1 Dec 2020

11 African highlights to stream on Showmax - from Chasing the Sun to Die Verhaal Van Racheltjie de Beer, Unmarried to LegacyArticle

Chasing the Sun. Die Verhaal Van Racheltjie de Beer. Unmarried. Legacy. A New Country. Famalam. Enslaved.

Issued by Showmax 12 Nov 2020

Heineken South Africa Women's Month entrepreneur - Sibu Mabena, founder of Duma Collective
Heineken South Africa Women's Month entrepreneur - Sibu Mabena, founder of Duma CollectiveArticle

This #WomensMonth, Heineken South Africa has partnered with Bizcommunity to showcase the phenomenal work and impact of women entrepreneurs such as Duma Collective founder Sibu Mabena...

Issued by Heineken South Africa 27 Aug 2020

#Newsmaker: Producer Eddie Chitate launches Africa's newest streaming platform
#Newsmaker: Producer Eddie Chitate launches Africa's newest streaming platformArticle

Eddie Chitate, through his production company, Brainstorm Entertainment, has launched a streaming platform called NoFTV...

Juanita Pienaar 20 Aug 2020

Dr Janet van Eeden appointed as Afda Durban Dean
Dr Janet van Eeden appointed as Afda Durban DeanArticle

Dr Janet Van Eeden will be taking on the title of Afda Durban Campus Dean officially come 1 July 2020...

Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 26 Jun 2020

Travel Africa with 26 iconic movies on Showmax this Africa Month
Travel Africa with 26 iconic movies on Showmax this Africa MonthArticle

The borders are closed, but that doesn't mean you can't explore your continent this Africa Day, thanks to this starter guide to classic African films on Showmax...

Issued by Showmax 27 May 2020

The 7 best South African hits to stream on Showmax now
The 7 best South African hits to stream on Showmax nowArticle

The 7 best South African hits to stream on Showmax now are: Gomora, How To Steal A Country, (Sh)e, Loving Thokoza, The Beautiful People and Kings of Mulberry Street...

Issued by Showmax 26 May 2020

The 5 best local hits to stream now
The 5 best local hits to stream nowArticle

These are the five local hits to stream on Showmax now...

Issued by Showmax 15 Apr 2020

Double the horror as fresh blood comes to Showmax
Double the horror as fresh blood comes to ShowmaxArticle

Two freaky new South African horror movies have just descended on Showmax: Jaco Bouwer's Rage and Beer Adriaanse's Parable...

Issued by MultiChoice Connected Video 2 Apr 2020

Showmax unveils first original horror film, 'Rage'
Showmax unveils first original horror film, 'Rage'Article

South African streaming service, Showmax, has unveiled its first original horror film, Rage...

27 Mar 2020

Everything on Showmax in March
Everything on Showmax in MarchArticle

Everything is awesome on Showmax this March (Yes! The Lego Movie 2 is coming!)...

Issued by Showmax 11 Mar 2020

Talent galore as e.tv secures 21 SAFTA nominations
Talent galore as e.tv secures 21 SAFTA nominationsArticle

e.tv has received a total of 21 nominations for five of its programmes in the 14th edition of the South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs)...

Issued by eMedia 19 Feb 2020

Lockdown S5 now streaming on Showmax, first episode also on YouTube
Lockdown S5 now streaming on Showmax, first episode also on YouTubeArticle

The first three episodes of Season 5 of Lockdown, the most awarded drama at last year's SAFTAs, are now streaming only on Showmax, with two more episodes launching every Thursday...

Issued by Showmax 31 Jan 2020

#Bestof2019: 10 Showmax hits from Africa that made waves internationally
#Bestof2019: 10 Showmax hits from Africa that made waves internationallyArticle

Here are 10 hits from Africa and its diaspora that made waves internationally this year, which are all available on Showmax...

9 Dec 2019

6 of the best: South African highlights on Showmax this November
6 of the best: South African highlights on Showmax this NovemberArticle

Buddha in Africa; Trackers; The Herd; Carnage; the winning Silwerskerm short films; Stroop; and more..

Issued by Showmax 26 Nov 2019

Sophie Ndaba not dead - currently shooting Lockdown Season 5
Sophie Ndaba not dead - currently shooting Lockdown Season 5Article

Season 5 of Lockdown, South Africa's favourite prison drama, started production last week in Johannesburg, where it's mostly shooting at Constitution Hill, the historic prison complex where the likes of Nelson Mandela, Mahatma Gandhi and Albertina Sisulu served time...

Issued by Showmax 31 Oct 2019

The 6 best South African shows, movies on Showmax this October
The 6 best South African shows, movies on Showmax this OctoberArticle

Trackers, Dominee Tienie, Someone to Blame, Axis Mundi, Zog, Ellen and more...

28 Oct 2019

Singing the South African national anthem, a call to stand united, as marketers and businesses pledge to start fixing tomorrow’s problems, today. Image supplied.
#UJMarketingFit Experience: No ordinary marketing event!Article

The first annual #UJMarketingFit experience in collaboration with Boo-Yah! Modern Marketing Services took place on 2 October 2019 at the University of Johannesburg...

Refiloe Khumalo 16 Oct 2019

Rea Moeti starts shooting next Showmax Original comedy in Maboneng
Rea Moeti starts shooting next Showmax Original comedy in MabonengArticle

Woke In Progress, Showmax's second Original scripted comedy, is now shooting in Johannesburg...

Issued by Showmax 9 Oct 2019

7 groundbreaking African films now on Showmax
7 groundbreaking African films now on ShowmaxArticle

The African film industry is booming - with a range of films from animation to documentary, the continent is not short of telling diverse stories...

2 Aug 2019

Filmmaker Karen van Schalkwyk chats The Adventures Of Supermama
Filmmaker Karen van Schalkwyk chats The Adventures Of SupermamaArticle

Daniel Dercksen chats to filmmaker Karen van Schalkwyk about new film; The Adventures Of Supermama...

Daniel Dercksen 13 Jun 2019

Pictured are Paul Holmes of The Holmes Report and Regine le Roux, managing director of South Africa’s Reputation Matters. Reputation Matters scooped up two SABRE Africa awards, one for superior achievement in measurement and evaluation and the other for the industry sector category.
All the 2019 SABRE Awards Africa winnersArticle

The 2019 SABRE Awards Africa winners were handed out following on the annual African Public Relations Association (AFPRA) conference in Kigali, Rwanda, last week...

20 May 2019

7 of the best local hits to stream now
7 of the best local hits to stream nowArticle

Here's a list of seven of the best local hits on Showmax this month...

Issued by Showmax 29 Apr 2019

Diaan Lawrenson - New AFDA Cape Town Dean
Diaan Lawrenson - New AFDA Cape Town DeanArticle

AFDA has announced the appointment of Diaan Lawrenson, who comes with an immense depth of experience and wealth of knowledge in the South African film and television industry, as Dean of the AFDA Cape Town campus...

Issued by AFDA 5 Apr 2019

AFDA alumni and students win big at the 13th annual SAFTAs
AFDA alumni and students win big at the 13th annual SAFTAsArticle

AFDA students and alumni made the red carpet their own at the 13th annual South African Film and Television Awards, walking away with a host of Golden Horns...

Issued by AFDA 6 Mar 2019

e.tv scoops 4 SAFTAs
e.tv scoops 4 SAFTAsArticle

e.tv scooped four awards this past weekend at the 13th South African Film and Television Awards. The star-studded event was held at Sun City in North West...

Issued by eMedia 6 Mar 2019

MultiChoice wins big at SAFTAs
MultiChoice wins big at SAFTAsArticle

MultiChoice was the most awarded broadcaster at The South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTA), taking home 48 awards - more than half the total - from more than 150 SAFTA nominations...

Issued by Showmax 5 Mar 2019

All the nominees for the 13th annual SAFTAs
All the nominees for the 13th annual SAFTAsArticle

The 13th annual South African Film and Television Awards nominations were announced on 8 February in Rosebank, Johannesburg...

11 Feb 2019

Actress and coach, Kimberleigh Stark.
#FutureFit Yourself: The art of persuasion w/ Kimberleigh StarkArticle

Persuading a crowd, whether it's your customer, an audience at a conference, the board of directors or even a pitch to a possible client, requires the ability to make an impact with the art of persuasion and confidence...

Carmen Murray 29 Nov 2018

Safta-winning writer Neil McCarthy on writing a "mob comes to Mayfair" film
Safta-winning writer Neil McCarthy on writing a "mob comes to Mayfair" filmArticle

Daniel Dercksen shares a few thoughts with Safta-winning writer Neil McCarthy on writing the screenplay for the gangster tale Mayfair...

Daniel Dercksen 31 Oct 2018

11 horrors to stream on Showmax
11 horrors to stream on ShowmaxArticle

If you love shows that give you shivers down the spine, these are the perfect series and movies to get you into the Halloween spirit...

Issued by Showmax 30 Oct 2018

Prince Zwane, Lynne Wylie and Kaylee Germann. Image supplied.
SA's Young Lions competition winners announcedArticle

Cinemark has announced the Young Lions competition winners that will represent SA at Cannes Lions this year...

7 May 2018

Five Fingers for Marseilles - A contemporary South African western
Five Fingers for Marseilles - A contemporary South African westernArticle

Five Fingers for Marseilles fuses western influences, from classic to spaghetti and revisionist eras, into a contemporary South African drama written by Sean Drummond and directed by Michael Matthews.

Daniel Dercksen 5 Apr 2018

Tjovitjo won the Golden Horn Award for Best TV Drama. © Saftas.
All the winners: Saftas 2018Article

The 12th Annual South African Film and Television Awards took place on Saturday, 24 March 2018 at the Sun City Superbowl and was hosted by Thando Thabethe and Phat Joe...

26 Mar 2018

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