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South Africa has long long been a magnet for foreign productions, but the recent B.O. success of Universal's "Safe House," filmed with Cape Town-based Moonlighting Films, and Fox's "Chronicle," shot…
Industry expands in emerging world markets
Maggie Monteith's Dignity Film Finance has unveiled a slate of three pics, including Joshua Michael Stern's "Closer to Fine," that it is producing and financing.
Two B.O. hits, both lensed in Cape Town, are adding to South Africa's growing reputation as a shooting hot spot.
A soap opera with shark attacks, pic contains a few alarming sequences but loses its grip on its material.
Berlin-based X Filme has been added to the list of co-producers on Bille August's South African tale, "Goodbye Bafana," which began shooting in Cape Town last week.
Principal photography on the actioner "Consequence," with Armand Assante and Rick Schroder, has begun in Cape Town, South Africa.
MOVIE “12 Angry Men” —Terence A. Donnelly, producer (Showtime). “Crime of the Century” — Barbara Broccoli, executive producer; Amanda Schiff, executive producer (HBO). “The Ditchdigger’s Daughters”…
Mandela and de Klerk (Sun. (16), 8-10 p.m., Showtime) Filmed in South Africa by Showtime Networks in association with Hallmark Entertainment. Producer, Bernie Sofronski; co-producer, Cedric Scott…