Born into a family where he is an outsider and growing up in a city and country in which he is a member of a community deemed neither white nor black, Ernie ‘Lastig’ Solomon sets out on a road fraught with crime, violence and abuse in search of himself and a place he can call home. It is the universal tale of humanity: the longing for belonging. A Lucky Man is first full-length feature film to premiere exclusively on a social network (MxIt)
Unearthed takes us from the Karoo to the US as Jolynn Minaar investigates fracking. She finds that it releases methane and other harmful chemical into the water, and that desperate witnesses are quickly bought off by large companies before they can speak out. As the SA government lifts its moratorium on fracking, Minaar becomes an impassioned anti-fracking activist, trying to save the Karoo and its residents.
Based on the internationally acclaimed novel by Lawrence Hill, which has sold a million copies worldwide, The Book of Negroes is a universal story of loss, courage and triumph that depicts the extraordinary life journey of Aminata Diallo, an indomitable African woman who survives in a world in which everything seems to be against her. The world premier screening will take place at MIPCOM 2014.
SA Production Company: Out of Africa Entertainment
Solange - Losing You (2012)
"Losing You" is an R&B, dance and pop song with influences of electronic music. The song received universal acclaim from music critics and the video was shot at multiple locations in the township of Langa.
The official music video for "Air Balloon" was released on Allen's official channel on YouTube on 7 February after the release of new track "L8 CMMR" for HBO’s's hit drama Girls. The video was shot partially in Cape Town. The song is from the album "Sheezus".
A music video to accompany the release of "Nobody to Love" was first released onto YouTube on 24 March 2014. It was filmed in Cape Town and features two girls on a road trip to the beach where they come across a group of dancers.
After a blind date gone horribly wrong, Jim and Lauren agree they never, ever want to see each other again. Well, that's all about to change when the two find themselves and their respective families (including children) all stuck together in one suite at an African Safari vacation spot.
Young Onesis set in a near future when water has become the most precious and dwindling resource on the planet. The land has withered into something wretched. The dust has settled on a lonely, barren planet. Ernest Holm lives on this harsh frontier with his children, Jerome and Mary. He defends his farm from bandits, works the supply routes, and hopes to rejuvenate the soil. But Mary's boyfriend, Flem, has grander designs. He wants Ernest's land for himself.
A South African short scifi-comedy about an accident prone janitor who stumbles over the controls of a NATO super weapon and triggers events that will change the world forever. The film was made in 7 days as part of the 168 Film Festival (2014) in LA and is nominated for 8 awards including Best Film and Best Director.