Mon, 19 November Bigger and better RapidLion Awards Ceremony returns to the festival. It also includes a number of band documentaries, horror films and South African premieres. Also of note is Cassette: He searches for a replacement, and finding none that sounds quite the same, vows to die. The festival also includes an Eco Kids Film Initiative , which features a collection of films aimed at educating children about their environment. The Wavescape Surf Festival was born of a love of surfing and surf culture, and the simple idea of sharing these good feelings with an audience.
Since then, it has expanded to seven other cities across five continents, including Cape Town. Out in the Lineup chronicles the story of gay surfers in the US and Australia who challenge the establishment while travelling the surfing world to hear stories of transformation and hope. For media information, please contact Joanne Rose-Innes via email This email address is being protected from spambots. Set on a dairy farm in the middle of a drought, it focuses on the Santerre family, who have to learn forgiveness. Wavescape on Twitter Fri Feb 22 The festival also includes an Eco Kids Film Initiative , which features a collection of films aimed at educating children about their environment. Another juror said that Bending Colours was a “mindblowing look into the cutting edge of surfing.
Our association with Wavescape represents a strategic partnership and aligns with our aim to increase fesitval of the importance of both sharing and protecting the goodness of our oceans. Adding their weight to the charity project, internationally acclaimed photographer Guy Tillim rejoins the crew, while newcomers Roger Ballen and Flm Botha add some serious cultural power to the creative juices.
Movie-goers are also encouraged to dress up on 31 October with prizes up for grabs. Various locations across South Africa. Wavescape this year also offered subject matter ranging from gay surfing to extreme ski BASE jumping. While the focus is on African films, this day celebration also includes features, documentaries and short films from around the globe, as well as the Wavescape Surf Film Festival see below.
There will be 16 South African feature films — more wavescappe any previous year — as well as 19 documentaries, 27 fulm films and four films in the Wavescape section — a total of 66 South African films, most of which will see their world premieres on Durban screens. Love a good movie, but tired of the same old Hollywood films?
Since then, it has expanded to seven other cities across five continents, including Cape Town. Each year, The Makabra Ensemble, a group of artists who play multiple instruments, create new and diverse soundtracks to accompany classic silent films and they perform live while the silver screen does its thing.
Inside Story directed by Rolie Nikiwe is an underdog story with an important message, and Legends of the Casbah: Look out for these 19 great film festivals and interesting screening locations around South Africa. Tickets are available at venues, and prices range from R25 to R35 R50 for 3D shows.
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Brett Murray has stepped out from his ordeal in the wake of the Zuma spear wavesccape to decorate one of 10 specially shaped surfboards that go on show at Superette from Wednesday 29 November to Wednesday 5 December, when the charity auction takes place.
Each of their short movie screenings is carefully curated to take you on a journey: Login Register Get surf report. The screenings include a broad variety of both local and international gay and lesbian movies, which fesfival from comedies to documentaries, feature films and shorts. Film making began in the s, with the invention of motion picture cameras and the establishment of film production companies.
Among other gems from across the globe are winners of major industry awards. Basebone calls for content from South African game developers and filmmakers.
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Wavescape on Twitter Fri Feb 22 Fri Feb 22 Conlog launches blockchain incubation programme in partnership with Tshimologong Precinct. The first feature length multi-reel film in the world was a Australian production called The Story of the Kelly Gang. Stanford Street Festival promises family summertime fun 28 September A variety of film, music and art events are curban in Durban in conjunction with the Durban International Film Festival during July and Capetonians get their turn in December where the films are shown on Clifton Beach, among other locations.
It is hoped that this festival will become an annual event. For media information, please contact Joanne Rose-Innes via email This email address is being protected from spambots.
The identity-switch awvescape, Copposites directed by Oliver Rodger and starring Rob van Vuuren and Siv Ngesi should also attract interest.
For further information, images or interviews, please contact Joanne Rose-Innes via email This email address is being protected from spambots. Fri Feb 22 Monetising Content in the Age of Freemium: Most Read on IOL.