Boasting numerous parallels to 'The Lion King,' this perky South African toon about a half-striped zebra aims squarely for international crossover appeal.
Inevitably, the ban slapped on opening night film "Of Good Report" by the South African Film and Publication Board over-shadowed the 34th Durban Festival's get-go. But, as South Africa's industry…
Producers Michael Matthews and Sean Drummond are bringing the West to South Africa with their film "Five Fingers for Marseilles." Directed by Matthews and written by Drummond, the gritty…
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An elite pack of wide-appeal international toon pics, offering entertaining and immersive entry into distinctive worlds around the globe, are now punching sizeable sales and box office. The latest…
HONG KONG – Documentary "A Rolling Stone" beat the feature film contenders and was named the overall winner Saturday of the Taipei Film Awards. 'Stone" also won the best documentary prize, while…
Opening on July 18, the Durban Intl. Film Festival now ranks as one of the longest running, biggest and fastest growing of major African film events and a burgeoning platform for business in South…
Jahmil XT Qubeka may be a young South African filmmaker, but he's accomplished plenty in his time so far in the industry. His work has been highlighted at film festivals around the world, and his…
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…
An elite pack of wide-appeal international toonpics, offering entertaining and immersive entry into distinctive worlds around the globe, are now punching sizeable sales and box office. The latest…
When the South African delegation arrives at the Annecy toon fest, members will be looking to cement their growing reputation for world-class animation.
A tonally heterogeneous but emotionally coherent dramedy centered around a beautifully modulated turn by Emmanuelle Devos.