Category: Film

The Western Cape’s Best Camping Spots

Found on the western coast of South Africa, the Western Cape is a must-see for anyone visiting the country for the first time. Home to the mother city of Cape Town, the Western Cape has an almost endless amount to see and do for a visitor, from wine tasting...

10 Global Films Shot In South Africa

When it comes to finding a budget-friendly location that can impersonate almost anywhere in the world, South Africa has made itself every filmmaker’s go-to spot. We’ve seen social media abuzz when celebrities hit our shores, but not so much when our country is used as a backdrop for major...

The Best South African Films

Over the years, South Africa has produced many excellent films with award winning performances. Many of them have been nominated for international awards. We’ve rounded up some of the best so you can give them a watch too. District 9 Written by Neil Blomkamp and released in 2009, District...

6 South African Classic Films Worth a Watch

Despite all the hardships that South Africa has faced over the last few decades, the country has always maintained a stellar film industry, and has even produced a number of classics that are still just as entertaining today as they were twenty or thirty years ago. While many of...

6 SA Films Which Premiered at Cannes 2018

The Cannes Film Festival, founded in 1946 as the International Film Festival, brings Hollywood movie stars and international cinema to the French Riviera annually. This year, the Cannes Film Festival took place from 8th-19th May with Cate Blanchett as the jury president and Shoplifters, directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda, took...

Exploring the Controversy Surrounding Inxeba

Even before the release of Inxeba (The Wound) people seemed to be up in arms. While it released in January 2018 in South African cinemas, people had already been talking about it for over a year and it won dozens of awards at film festivals around the world and...