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shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival 2017 announces jury for the Made in South Africa competition

shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival, now in its 8th year in South Africa, has announced its jury panel for the 2017 competition. Jerry Mofokeng is a South African stage and screen actor who has an extensive portfolio of work in Theatre, Radio and TV and several critically acclaimed films, including Cry The Beloved Country; Lord of War […]

The Whale Caller soon to make waves on the big screen in South Africa! #Thewhalecaller

Zola Maseko’s The Whale Caller, is a fascinating story based on Zakes Mda’s bestselling novel. It is an enchanting, romantic comedy of sorts, told through lyrical and magical storytelling. The film is set against the backdrop of the stunningly beautiful Hermanus, on the West Coast of South Africa. The story follows The Whale Caller (Sello […]

12 Things you need to know about The Mummy! #TheMummy #TheMummyPremiere @themummy

The movie introduces Russell Crowe as Dr. Jekyll, which will set up the character for a standalone film in Universal’s monster universe. It is intended to be the first instalment in a possible Universal Monsters shared universe AKA “Dark Universe”. The film’s tagline, “Welcome to a new world of gods and monsters,” is a quote […]

Local film, KROTOA, conquer the hearts of international film lovers and critics @KrotoaMovie

Local film, KROTOA, will only be released in South Africa in August, yet it has already managed to conquer the hearts of international film lovers and critics.  The film added to its growing list of accolades this past weekend by claiming its 8th award for the coveted title of Best Film at the Harlem International […]

Comedy ‘Love By Chance’ building bridges between USA and SA

Excitement is building toward the film event of the year when the romantic comedy ‘Love By Chance’ launches on May 5th in South Africa. The comedy is a co-production between South African filmmakers, Dumi Gumbi and Cati Weinek, and US based director and producer Samad Davis. US stars jetting into local shores for the premiere […]

Everything you need to know about Kong: Skull Island @kongskullisland

The producers of “Godzilla” re-imagine the origins of one the most powerful monster myths of all in “Kong: Skull Island,” from Warner Bros. Pictures, Legendary Pictures and Tencent Pictures. For more Kong: Skull Islandvideo previews visit our YouTube page: JoziStyle. A compelling, original adventure from director Jordan Vogt-Roberts (“The Kings of Summer”), the film tells […]

All hail the king! Kong: Skull Island #KongOutdoorCinema @sterkinekor

One of the biggest blockbusters of the year is Kong: Skull Island – and this is not only because its title character happens to be the biggest primate ever created. To give due credit to the enormity of this movie, Warner Bros. Pictures and Ster-Kinekor have announced a unique outdoor screening experience for the South […]

Supersize ‘The Great Wall of China’ on Imax @sterkinekor

SUPERSIZE YOUR BIG SCREEN EXPERIENCE BY WATCHING THE GREAT WALL IN THE MOST IMMERSIVE CINEMA ENVIRONMENT 1700 years to build. 5500 miles long. What were they trying to keep out? The Great Wall of China is one of the greatest wonders of the world – and one of a few human constructions that can be […]

NOUVEAU PRESENTS THE NEW 2016 / 17 METROPOLITAN OPERA SEASON, INCLUDING SIX NEW PRODUCTIONS @nouveaubuzz @sterkinekor

  Opera lovers are in for a treat in the month of love, when one of the Met’s most popular productions is shown on the big screen at Nouveau and select Ster-Kinekor cinemas nationally. Catch limited screenings of the award-winning production of Charles Gounod’s lush Shakespeare adaptation of Roméo et Juliette from Saturday, 11 February, […]

The magic of the Bolshoi Ballet’s The Nutcracker comes to the big screen @sterkinekor @nouveaubuzz

  THE PERFECT CHRISTMAS BALLET, THE NUTCRACKER, COMES TO THE BIG SCREEN FROM THE BOLSHOI BALLET   A new season of seven wonderful ballets from Russia’s Bolshoi Ballet company – one of the world’s great powerhouses of classical ballet – is currently being screened at Ster-Kinekor’s Cinema Nouveau theatres. The next ballet to be enjoyed […]

Melrose Arch presents #CinemaAlFresco 17 nights of movies under the stars – and it’s FREE @MelroseArch

Melrose Arch is proud to present 17 nights of free movies under the stars for kids, families and adults. From the 2nd to 18th December, enjoy everything from action, romance, musicals and holiday dramas, under the stars, every evening from 18h30 on the Piazza (kids) and the Square (adult/family). Bring blankets or lawn chairs and […]

Cinema Nouveau screens Kenneth Branagh’s The Entertainer by John Osborne

CINEMA NOUVEAU SCREENS BRANAGH THEATRE LIVE’S PRODUCTION OF JOHN OSBORNE’S MODERN CLASSIC, THE ENTERTAINER “If ever there was a state of the nation play – this is it…” – The Guardian “Kenneth Branagh triumphs in style” – The Telegraph   The final production of 2016 from Branagh Theatre Live is John Osborne’s powerful post-World War […]

KEEPING UP WITH THE KANDASAMY’S – Love thy neighbour… but don’t get caught! @kandasamysmovie

From the producers of Hard to Get and Happiness is a Four Letter Word, comes the two-sided, family-engaged-comedy affair, KEEPING UP WITH THE KANDASAMY’S. The film will be released in cinemas on 3 March 2017. It is directed by Durban filmmaker, Jayan Moodley (White Gold) and produced by Helena Spring and the late Junaid Ahmed. […]

The truth is coming #ABillionLives

The award-winning documentary feature film A Billion Lives, which has been capturing headlines at international film festivals, including grabbing the Supreme Jury Prize and Best Director awards at the 2016 Melbourne Documentary Film Festival, will have its African premiere at the fifth annual Jozi Film Festival on Friday, 16 September at Rosebank’s Cinema Nouveau. After […]

Noem My Skollie opens at cinemas on Friday, 2nd September 2016 @noemmyskollie

Based on the true story of a young man in the 1960’s who became a storyteller in jail, Noem My Skollie, is a powerful and moving film that celebrates the triumph of the human spirit.  The film opens at cinemas across South Africa on Friday, 2ndSeptember 2016. <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/fTr3ZNLJt-U” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe> Audiences can […]

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