Hierdie is die LitNet-argief (2006–2012)
This is the LitNet archive (2006–2012)
Drive-In, Film Noir & Marilyn Monroe
Untitled Document Info & Bookings | www.cinemuse.co.za | www.filmhouse.co.za CineNews Online payments now possible: Cinemuse has partnered with a new service, Quicket, which allows us to take online payments. We launch it for all the venues, except for 5Ryneveld which will start taking online payments from December. You will either need a credit card, or have internet banking. In November 5Ryneveld delves into Australian Cinema for the first time, ending it with a bang, with MAD MAX....
Drive-In, Ingmar Bergman, Jack Nicholson, Cinema Paradiso & George Clooney
Untitled Document Info & Bookings | www.cinemuse.co.za | www.filmhouse.co.za CineNews The Drive-in is back! See schedule below or visit their Partner Page on Cinemuse. Meet Promising filmmaker, Odwa "Mr.O" Nomavuka, from Kayamandi. Watch his short film here and support his studies. Showing This Week In Stellenbosch Monday, 24 October 19h00 for 19h30 (30mins earlier than usual) 5 Ryneveld, Stellenbosch Bille August & Ingmar Bergman's THE BEST INTENTIONS SWE | 1991 | 182 minutes |...
This week at Cinemuse
Untitled Document Info & Bookings | www.cinemuse.co.za | www.filmhouse.co.za CineNews The Drive-in is back! See schedule below or visit their Partner Page on Cinemuse. Meet Promising filmmaker, Odwa "Mr.O" Nomavuka, from Kayamandi. Watch his short film here and support his studies. Showing This Week In Stellenbosch October: Ingmar Bergman Monday, 17 October 19h30 for 20h00 5 Ryneveld, Stellenbosch Ingmar Bergman's FANNY AND ALEXANDER SWEDEN | 1982 | 188 minutes | 15 Bergman's final...
Short Film Competition
GIPCA Hosts South African première of Wim Wenders’ PINA 3D at Film and Dance Event
Untitled Document Film and Dance conference and PINA 26–28th August Tickets: R40–R100. Bookings: www.ticketbreak.co.za The Gordon Institute of Performing and Creative Arts (GIPCA) will be hosting a conference on the artistic intersection between dance and film from the 26th to the 28th of August. Filmmakers and choreographers will switch roles in the process of creating an interdisciplinary art form known as screen dance. Film and Dance, a weekend long event will probe a rising new...
Award winning film, Skoonheid (Beauty) does it again!
Untitled Document Skoonheid (Beauty) Director: Oliver Hermanus Starring: Deon Lotz, Charlie Keegan, Michelle Scott, Albert Maritz, Sue Diepeveen and Roeline Daneel From the producers of Equation, in association with Moonlighting Films and directed by Oliver Hermanus (director of Shirley Adams), the first Afrikaans Award Winning Film at the Cannes Film Festival, Skoonheid (Beauty), once again triumphed at the Durban Film Festival and walked away with 2 awards at the ceremony on Saturday evening!...
GIPCA conference on Directors and Directing this weekend
Untitled Document GIPCA conference on Directors and Directing Hiddingh Campus, University of Cape Town 29 to 31 July Tickets: R60 – R120 Bookings: www.computicket.com Directors and Directing is hosted by the Gordon Institute for Performing and Creative Arts (GIPCA) from 29 to 31 July 2011. Featuring several performances in addition to panels and talks, this groundbreaking event will take place at Hiddingh Campus, University of Cape Town (UCT), Want to come up close and personal with directors...
Support the production of a new motion picture: Ketchup for Armageddon
Untitled Document Ketchup for Armageddon is an original story about a time line disruption caused by a spaceship from the future, transporting the Biblical character Hagar and her son Ishmael from the ancient world to a 20th century setting at the end of the century, circa 1999. It starts out as a "swords and sandals" epic and yet we find ourselves in outer space in the course of it. The paranoia surrounding the "millennium bug" is revisited in the playfully apocalyptic atmosphere of the film. Hagar's...
Goethe-Institut South Africa: Film education project at The Bioscope
THE BIOSCOPE INDEPENDENT CINEMA 286 FOX STREET, CITY & SUBURBAN The Bioscope FILM+SCHOOL Series is a film awareness and appreciation initiative by the Bioscope Independent Cinema in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut South Africa. The central aims of the initiative are to introduce young learners to the art of filmmaking, to spark interest in a wide range of topics and to encourage discussion. The first three screenings are already fully booked by school from City & Suburban Johannesburg....
The definitive account of the 1995 Rugby World Cup
An acclaimed new documentary tells the real story behind the Springboks’ miraculous road to glory at the 1995 Rugby World Cup, capturing all the excitement, high emotion and political intrigue surrounding this landmark event in the nation’s history. Titled Playing the Enemy as a tribute to John Carlin’s book of the same name, the documentary was written and directed by Helena Nogueira. It will be screened on the History Channel (DStv channel 254) on Friday, 23 July 2010 at 8.30pm....
Cape Winelands Film Festival: 17 - 27 March 2010
Martin Botha - 2010-03-01
The organisers of the 2010 Cape Winelands Film Festival (CWFF) are proud to present an unparallel window on quality films from around the globe. The rich selection of world cinema includes features, documentaries and shorts, which have won over 300 international awards combined. Judged by the international response, the Cape Winelands Film Festival’s short film competition has developed into the most important film festival platform in South Africa for quality productions from around the...
South African Horrorfest film festival 2009 5th Anniversary Halloween Season
29 October - 5 November @ The Labia Theatre, Cape Town, South Africawww.HORRORFEST.info The South African HORRORFEST hits the half decade mark! Since its humble beginnings by a dedicated group of individuals adamant to create a festival of Horror on South African soil (and not deterred by the rare sponsorship backing options), the S.A. HORRORFEST has grown systematically and from strength-to-strength. The HORRORFEST has not only generating a platform for indie movie-makers to get their work on...
Woordpoort Afrikaanse kortfilmkompetisie
As deel van die eerste Woordpoort (‘n Afrikaanse woordfees) 23 tot 27 September, word ’n kortfilmfees en -kompetisie gehou. Filmmakers word genooi om kortfilms in enige genre voor te lê vir die Woordpoort kortfilmfees en –kompetisie. Enige kort film (30 minute maksimum) wat sedert 2000 vervaardig is, wat ’n Afrikaanse titel het, en waarin die voertaal hoofsaaklik Afrikaans is, kan vir die kortfilmfees en -kompetisie ingeskryf word. Inskrywing vir die fees en kompetisie...
Zeitgeist: The Movie and Zeitgeist: Addendum @ The Labia Theatre, 24-30 April
For those who missed either (or both) of the Zeitgeist Day screenings of Peter Joseph's ZEITGEIST: THE MOVIE (March 2008) and ZEITGEIST: ADDENDUM (March 2009), you now have the chance to catch both of these controversial movies as they'll be screened twice daily from the 24th until the 30th of April at the Labia Theater (on Orange Street, Cape Town).These motion pictures were created to communicate highly important social understandings which most humans are generally not aware of. ZEITGEIST:...
Call for entries for the 11th Encounters South African International Festival 2009
Johannesburg 18 June - 28 JuneCape Town 2 July - 12 JulyThe organisers of ENCOUNTERS, the annual South African International Documentary Festival, are calling for entries from South African and International filmmakers for 2009 the 11th edition of the festival.ENCOUNTERS will show a selection of documentary films from around the world, with a particular focus on South African work. Filmmakers must guarantee, should their film be selected, that permission from the rights holder is secured for a minimum...
South Africa's answer to the Sundance Film Festival
Victoria West, Apollo Theatre, 02-05 October 2008 - 2008-09-19
Apollo Film Festival, Victoria West, Apollo Theatre, 02-05 October 2008Victoria West is a small dorp with not a mountain nor snow in sight. Blink and you might miss it and the small herd of sheep, lazily chomping the sparse vegetation on the never-ending road to Kimberley. There is nothing physical that prompts a comparison between this quiet village in the semi-desert of the Karoo and the bustling ski resort in Utah, USA. But without their respective film festivals, no one would have heard of either...
Baxter Dance Festival in August
The Baxter Theatre Centre presentsBaxter Dance Festival20 - 24 August (Theatre)The Baxter Theatre Centre is calling for proposals for a specially commissioned new 20 - minute choreographic dance piece for the 4th Baxter Dance Festival from 20 to 24 August (NOTE: ONLY OPEN TO CHOREOGRAPHERS AND COMPANIES BASED IN THE WESTERN CAPE). The Festival has been made possible by the Royal Netherlands Embassy, the Chiappini Charitable and Cultural Trust and the HCI Foundation. The closing date for applications...
International Dance Film Festival in August at The Baxter
CinedansInternational Dance Film Festival19 - 23 August (The Baxter’s Sanlam Studio)Cinedans is an international dance film festival that takes place every year in Amsterdam in the month of July. The selection is chosen from around 225 entries. During the festival, an average of 35 dance films can be seen on the big screen. Janine Dijkmeijer, director of Cinedans, is very proud to present screenings of excellent dance films as part of the annual Baxter Dance Festival 2008 Dates and Times: 19...
Encounters South African International Documentary Festival 2008
Johannesburg Nu Metro Hyde Park 19 – 29June | Cape Town Nu Metro V&A Waterfront 3 – 13 July To celebrate 10 years of the Encounters South African International Documentary Festival, we have assembled a colourful and exciting bouquet of movies that mixes local creations with some of the world’s best new documentary films. This year’s festival runs in Johannesburg at Nu Metro in Hyde Park from the 19th to 29th of June and, in Cape Town, at the V&A Waterfront Nu Metro...
Cinema under discussion at the National Arts Festival
Award-winning South African film director Darrell James Roodt will attend the National Arts Festival (Grahamstown 26 June to 5 July 2008) to introduce and discuss four of his feature films – Lullaby, Meisie, City of Blood and Faith’s Corner. Two of his shorter works, Prey and Dracula 3000, will also be screened. Popular film critic Leon van Nierop will introduce other films on the programme. “The opportunity to interact with artists and criticism this way is one of the many bonuses...
Captivating Cinema for the Cape Winelands
The very first Cape Winelands Film Festival will take place in Stellenbosch from 18 – 26 April. According to Festival directors Leon van der Merwe and Karen Meiring, there will be 92 Films screened at the festival. The Oude Libertas Amphitheatre will serve as the Festival centre but films will also be screened at 6 other venues in Stellenbosch which include The Ikaya Trust centre in Kayamandi, JC Le Roux Auditorium, HB Thom Theatre, Protea Cinemas in the Neelsie and the Protea...
The Banff Mountain Film Festival returns to Cape Town
The Banff Mountain Film World Tour, the world’s premier film festival on mountain climbing, expeditions and remote cultures, comes to Cape Town in September with a new offering of world-class documentaries. The project takes place at Ster Kinekor theatres at Cavendish Square and Tygervalley Centre from 7 – 13 September 2007 and is presented by the country’s leading outdoor store, Cape Union Mart. The Banff Mountain Film World Tour, named after the Canadian university town in Alberta,...
Actors Ink: Wil jy op TV verskyn?
As jy al ooit aspirasies gekoester het om op TV te verskyn is hierdie inligting vir jou. Dis 'n algemene feit dat niemand in die industrie bereid gaan wees om jou 'n kans te gee as jy nie ervaring het nie, maar die vraag is hoe kry jy ervaring as niemand jou 'n kans gee nie? Die verdere probleem is as jy 'n kans gaan kry, gaan jy reg wees daarvoor? Jacques Gombault, beter bekend as Robert Gouws van Song vir Katryn hou gereeld Film en TV-spel werkswinkels by Pierneefteater.Tydens die werkswinkel gaan...
French Theatre06: In the solitude of cotton fields
The Market Theatre, 28 - 29 November - 2006-11-21
THE FRENCH INSTITUTE OF SOUTH AFRICA AND THE ALLIANCE FRANCAISE OF JOHANNESBURGARE PROUD TO PRESENTTHE SPRING OF FRENCH THEATRE06 “A deal is a commercial transaction involving prohibited or strictly controlled stocks; it is concluded in neutral, undefined spaces not intended for that purpose, between suppliers and applicants, by tacit agreement, conventional signs or double-meaning conversation – with the intention of by-passing risks of treason and fraud as implied but such a transaction...
THE SPRING OF FRENCH THEATRE06: Rain
17 November - 2006-11-17
THE FRENCH INSTITUTE OF SOUTH AFRICA AND THE ALLIANCE FRANCAISE OF JOHANNESBURG ARE PROUD TO PRESENT THE SPRING OF FRENCH THEATRE06 “Rain was once a beautiful woman who lived long ago in the sky. For a girdle she wore a Rainbow. Rain married Flame and together they had three beautiful daughters....” So begins the ancient story of the San people, which tells how the daughters of Rain leave their home in the sky, against their mother’s wishes, to visit the earth below. They are...
URBO: The Adventures of Pax Afrika kicks off this Saturday on SABC3 at 9am
28 October 2006 - 2006-10-24
Pax Afrika. Champion racer. Teen troublemaker and now, chosen by the Ancestors to save the world … what were they thinking?It's a 52 part epic adventure that meshes sci-fi comedy with African mysticism and pop culture satire. It's giant robots, mutant beasties and magical superpowers, but the show also tackles consumerism, celebrity, protest culture, propaganda, reality TV and the meltdown of the environment in a way that's smart and funny. It's also the biggest animation project to ever come...