Escape From Pretoria

Synopsis Based on the real-life prison break of two political captives, Escape From Pretoria is a race-against-time thriller set in the tumultuous apartheid days of South Africa. Two white South Africans, imprisoned for working on behalf of the ANC, determine to escape from the notorious white man’s ‘Robben Island’, Pretoria Prison. Cast & Crew Directed […]

Die Stropers

South Africa, Free State region, isolated stronghold to the Afrikaans white ethnic minority culture. In this conservative farming territory obsessed with strength and masculinity, Janno is different, secretive, emotionally frail. One day his mother, fiercely religious, brings home Pieter, a hardened street orphan she wants to save, and asks Janno to make this stranger into […]

Khumba

Life is not all black and white for Khumba, a young zebra born with only half his stripes who is rejected by his superstitious herd and blamed for a sudden drought affecting the land. Teaming up with a sassy wildebeest and a flamboyant ostrich, Khumba sets off on a daring mission across the Karoo desert […]

U-CARMEN E’KHAYELITSHA

U-CARMEN eKHAYELITSHA is a feature film sung and spoken in Xhosa, one of South Africa’s eleven official languages. Based on Bizet’s opera CARMEN, U-CARMEN eKHAYELITSHA was shot  in the township of Khayelitsha, near Cape Town, home to half a million people. The story of Carmen has over the years inspired a diversity of interpretations in […]

Master Harold and the Boys

Set in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, during the early apartheid days, the story deals with the coming of age of seventeen year old Hally (played by Freddie Highmore). Hally, a white South African, has a troubled relationship with his biological father and is torn between his father’s expectations and opinions of him and those of his […]

The Heineken Kidnapping

A bold, amateur kidnapping goes wildly awry in this fictionalized account of beer magnate Freddy Heineken’s 1983 abduction, which would go on to become one of The Netherlands’ most infamous crimes. CAST & CREW Directed by Maarten Treurniet Written by Kees van Beijnum , Maarten Treurniet Produced by IDTV Film, Verenigde Arbeiders Radio Amateurs, Nederlands […]

Karsten og Petra på safari

The two best friends Casper and Emma travel to Africa with Emma’s mom, grandfather and their faithful companions Miss Bunny and Lion Cub. There they meet the five-year-old Tiri and her stuffed animal Turte. They take their new friends on a safari, and on the trip they find Leo, a lion cub that’s lost its […]

An Act of Defiance

In apartheid-ruled South Africa, a renowned lawyer struggles to hide his secret affiliation to the nation’s chief resistance movement – as he takes on defending a group of its arrested members, including its leader, Nelson Mandela. CAST & CREW Directed by Jean van de Velde Written by Matt Harvey, Dominic Morgan, Jean van de Velde […]

Love Jacked

  MAYA, has artistic ambitions – her father ED wants: a dutiful daughter to run the family store. Taking her independence a step further, Maya decides to travel to Africa for inspiration and returns with a fiancé. CAST & CREW Directed by Alfons Adetuyi Written by Robert Adetuyi, Linda Eskeland (story editor) Produced by Inner […]

3 Way Junction

Suffering from a massive career disappointment, London architect Carl Walters travels to the grand dunes of the Namibian Desert to escape. However, destiny soon strikes and he finds himself stranded alone in the African nowhere, desperately waiting for a ride that never comes. Carl embarks on a bitter rite of passage, a trial only overcome […]

Verraaiers

Commandant Jacobus van Aswegen is a loving father and husband, as well as being a respected Boer-officer during the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) . Upon hearing that the enemy (the British) are planning a “scorched earth”- policy, he decides to go home and protect his wife and family instead of further participation in the war. This decision leads to him and his sons being tried for high treason.

Layla Fourie

Layla Fourie, a young single mother in South Africa, receives a job assignment as polygraphist. In the constant presence of mistrust, lies and fear Layla soon becomes a suspect herself. Cast & Crew Directed by Pia Marais Produced by Pandora Filmproduktion, DV8 Films, Spier Films, Cinémadefacto, Topkapi Film Starring Rayna Cambell and August Diehl Awards […]

Of Good Report

After engaging in an illicit affair with one of his pupils, English teacher Parker Sithole spirals into an abyss of obsession that eventually turns to murder. A cinephile’s passionate homage to classic film noir, Of Good Report is an evocative yet humorous story about a demented teacher’s attempt and getting away with the murder of […]

The Price of Sugar

 Set in the Dutch colony of Surinam (now Suriname in South America) in 1775, the story follows a family of Dutch sugar planters and their slaves. In the face of recession and falling sugar prices, the family experience upheaval and danger. Stark choices, matters of life and death, have to be made. The Price […]