South Africa has selected child-gang thriller "Four Corners" as its contender for the foreign-language Academy Award race. Directed by Ian Gabriel, "Four Corners" revolves around a 13-year-old chess…
Completion guarantor Film Finances Inc. is launching a South African arm to be headed by longtime local Endemol exec Jane Fry. Fry, who spent 15 years at Endemol South Africa and also served as an…
Olga Kurylenko and Vincent Cassel are set to square off in Stephen Campanelli's full-on action thriller "Momentum." Shea Whigham co-stars. Colette Aguilar, sales president at Moonrise Pictures…
Longtime international motion picture publicist Bill Edwards, who spent much of his career at MGM, died Wednesday at the age of 84. Despite Edwards being unwell for the past two-three months, his…
In the apartheid era, the coastal city of Durban featured pristine “whites only” beaches and a boardwalk dotted with hotels and high-rise apartment blocks, a popular holiday destination. Legislation…
Cape Town-based Triggerfish Animation Studios is developing 3D toonpic "Sea Monster," about a young marine biologist's discovery of an ancient sea monster. Pic reteams the producers and…
The unhealed wounds of post-apartheid South Africa get a brutal but superficial once-over in Jerome Salle's savagely violent cop thriller.
The Cape Town-set thriller "Zulu," toplining Orlando Boom and Forest Whitaker as two cops on the beat, has been chosen to close the 66th Cannes Film Festival.
CAPE TOWN -- When the sound of gunshots rattled the calm in the Cape Flats district of Cape Town on a recent weekday afternoon, nobody panicked.
Two B.O. hits, both lensed in Cape Town, are adding to South Africa's growing reputation as a shooting hot spot.