Thabisa Mjo – 1st South Africa Designer at the Museum of Decorative Arts in Paris

The renowned Musée des Arts Décoratifs (MAD, Paris) has acquired two landmark pieces by South African designer Thabisa Mjo of Mash T. Design Studio for its permanent collection. Mjo is the first local designer to have work included in this prominent international museum.  The notable Parisian institute was founded in 1905 and its permanent collection […]

Makere Thekiso Film to be Screened at Africa Rising International Film Festival 2020

Afro-visuals Director, Makere Thekiso, has been selected to screen his short films, Unknown Union and Hearts And Times at the Africa Rising International Film Festival 2020, taking place from Friday, 27 November – Sunday, 29 November 2020. “To be selected to showcase at any film festival that recognises film-makers whose work reflect true stories from the […]

Films Screening at the Three-day Africa Rising International Film Festival

At this year’s virtual edition, more than nine films and documentaries will be screened. Africa Rising International Film Festival is known for screening both African and international films and documentaries under a resonating theme. This year’s theme Film for Change: GBV and Equality, see the festival highlighting Gender-Based Violence, Black Lives Matter, and Unjust systems […]

And the Winners for the 12th Annual Feather Awards are…

The 12th annual Feather Awards took place last night at the home of the Constitution in Braamfontein, Constitution Hill and what an evening it was. Having to adapt to the new ‘norm’ the awards observed social distancing with an intimate evening filled with electrifying performances, emotional acceptance speeches and plenty of energy. Synonymous  for it’s colourful live […]

Award Winning Filmmaker – Sunu Gonera’s – ‘Riding With Sugar’ Coming to Netflix this Summer

South African audiences are in for a treat when writer and director, Sunu Goneras’ highly anticipated coming of age drama, Riding With Sugar, premieres on Netflix, on 27 November 2020. Seventeen years in the making, the film boasts a celebrated cast that includes Hakeem Kae-Kazim (Black Sails, Pirates of the Caribbean, X-Men, Hotel Rwanda), alongside breakout stars Charles Mnene (The Bill, Holby City, Doctors, Ahead of the […]

Meet the Faces Behind Netflix’s Next African Original, How To Ruin Christmas – The Wedding

Off the back of their exciting, laugh-a-minute Netflix branded original film, Seriously Single, the Ramphakela siblings are back with an all new African Original, How To Ruin Christmas. The three-part special – starring  Busisiwe Lurayi as Tumi and Thando Thabethe as Beauty – is the first African Christmas Original for the service and is set […]

Shekhinah’s Rosefest Returns for its Second Edition

In 2020, internationally acclaimed and award-winning artist Shekhinah’s Rosefest returns for its second edition on Sunday the 11th of October in partnership with the number one youth radio station YFM. After two successful editions in Johannesburg and Durban in its inaugural year, which featured artists and personalities that included Sho Madjozi, DJ Zinhle, Kim Jayde, Lady Zamar and […]