SA pianist Kyle Shepherd’s journey into film

SA pianist Kyle Shepherd’s journey into film

Already a successful musician, the multiple award-winning composer learned the art of scoring from scratch. He reflects on the dedication it took to shift his music from the stage to the screen. “I’ve probably written more music than I ever have in the last five...
Suidoosterfees drive-in theatre takes place at Atlantic Studios

Suidoosterfees drive-in theatre takes place at Atlantic Studios

The “suidooster” is the persistent, dry, and iconic wind that sweeps through Cape Town and reminds its residents of the unstoppable power. So, this is a fitting name for the annual Suidoosterfees which is a festival celebrating local culture and heritage through a...
Be part of kykNET’s digital short film competition

Be part of kykNET’s digital short film competition

kykNET offers aspirants as well as professional filmmakers the opportunity to win R10 000 in kykNET’s digital isolation short film competition. Filmmakers have the opportunity to create a short film of no less than 1 minute and no longer than 5 minutes. The only...
Tips for the homebound artist during lockdown

Tips for the homebound artist during lockdown

While the world works together to fight this pandemic and we are mostly homebound, it doesn’t mean you can’t restore some sort of normalcy as an entertainer/artist in your new day to day life under lockdown. This is a difficult time for entertainers, artists, and...
A list of leading productions shot in Africa 2018/2019

A list of leading productions shot in Africa 2018/2019

Africa continues to be a sought after destination for film and commercial shoots of all shapes, sizes and genres. Here’s a look at some of the productions that have shot on the continent in 2018/19. Long Format FILM / SERIES COMPANIES ATTACHED LOCATION Black Mirror S5...
Interview with Mario Le Grange, Producer / Director at Okuhle

Interview with Mario Le Grange, Producer / Director at Okuhle

Delivering great television since 2003, Okuhle Media Group offers a full production supply chain from conceptualisation to production, on to post-production and delivery. Their undeniable track record is proven by having delivered nearly 7 000-hours of innovative...