Sun, May 22, 2022

Life Above All

South African Movie Must in London

One of the most moving and magical movies to come out of South Africa is going to be screened in London this weekend and...

Jock to grace SA screens again

by Janine Erasmus South Africa’s beloved canine icon Jock of the Bushveld has again been immortalised on film, this time in an animated 3D...

My normal, crazy, mixed-up country

Jann Turner South African hit movie White Wedding is now showing in the US to rave reviews. Jann Turner, who directed and jointly wrote...

Alice Walker to explore Biko ties

by Nicky Rehbock Prof Alice Walker has arrived in South Africa to deliver the 11th annual lecture honouring the late Stephen Bantu Biko, an...

SA Film shines at Zanzibar Festival

by Janine Erasmus South African film Themba: A Boy Called Hope, directed by Pretoria-born Stefanie Sycholt, has scooped the Unicef Child Rights Award...

Walking for Eden, and elephants

by Jennifer Stern Walking is much more than a way to get from A to B. It’s a meditation and a pilgrimage. The late Boudewijn Wegerif,...
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Wake-y Wake-y – where’s the Waka Waka?

Eish. The World Cup Concert got off to a pretty good start. But due to a combination of factors, the middle bit (on right...

Should I Stay or Should I Go – special excerpt

Here's a special peek into new book "Should I Stay or Should I Go - To live in or leave South Africa", taken from...
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New Book Leaving or Staying in South Africa: Should I Stay...

A new book about emigrating from SA has been released that's sure to stir the conversation at braais and dinner parties in South Africa...

SA Film Wins at Tribeca

by Nosimilo Ramela New York’s prestigious Tribeca Film Festival has named the South African film Father Christmas Doesn’t Come Here its best narrative short film...