The trade union and the Creative Workers Union of SA agreed to campaign for the actors demands and ask viewers to "switch-off" from September 15.
"In making Boyhood, Richard Linklater truly has created something never before seen in a fiction feature film," writes Nadia Neophytou.
In a world saturated by violence and sensation, true escape comes in Richard Linklater's moving film Boyhood.
Former "Yizo Yizo" star Israel Makoe - who acts as a gangster in "Hard To Get" - says playing the role of a villain is "a way of educating people".
The 66th annual Emmy awards were a mixed bag, with some big names winning top honours and other favourites going home empty-handed.
Gillian Schutte takes a look at "Miners Shot Down", the first feature on the Marikana massacre, and asks where the missing links are.
The sacking of the cast of Generations this week has led to a larger industry dialogue about the rights of South African artists.
MMSV Productions, the producers of South Africa's most popular soap opera, Generations, has terminated the contracts of the show's cast members.
Dissonant, dissident wordsmith Lesego ?Rampolokeng waxes poetic about the new ?oppression in his debut documentary film, 'Word Down the Line'.
Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams passed away on Monday. We pay tribute to his life with five of his best movies.
Tributes have poured in at the news of legendary comic actor Robin Williams's death by apparent suicide at his home in California on Monday.
Avengers: Age of Ultron, the sequel to 2012's superhero ensemble Avengers, brought out a star-studded panel at this weekend's Comic Con.
Western Cape filmmaker Wim Steytler began his creative journey as a teenager, drawing and taking photographs.
A study has shown that only a fraction of the major studio films last year featured gay characters, most of whom were painted in a bad light.
Cineasts of the coast are about to be blessed with a line-up of exceptional cinema.
Unlike its predecessor 'Lost', which disappointed many in its last seasons, new TV series 'The Leftover' is the perfect recipe for smart television.
From premiering "Half of a Yellow Sun" to supporting Swahili films, this year's Zanzibar film festival line-up has attracted hundreds of movie lovers.
The Africa by Women project has resulted in 10 short films that deal with different facets of life in the country 20 years after democracy.
Documentaries have long since ceased to be feature film's irritating cousin but has grown up, as this year's Encounters Festival programme proves.