Film Review

M.I.A.’s collage clarifies the cause

Stephen Loveridge and M.I.A. piece together old and new visuals to piece together a collage of the experiences that developed the artist.

A superhero worth the wait

Black Panther might depict a fantasy of the continent but the its contribution to black geekdom remains important

Jordan Peele uses satire to expose racism’s horror

The magic of this film lies in the fact that it seamlessly fuses biting satire with the horrifying spectre of racism.

We’re living La La Land

In this era of post-truths and mediocrity, this pastiche of a movie that masquerades as an original deserves to win.

​A dying breath of fresh air

A hard-hitting film raises serious ethical questions about keeping a patient alive at all costs.

‘Noma’ uses an intimate and personal vignette to humanise the land issue

Film maker Pablo Pinedo’s documentary is aimed at the comfortable classes, revealing a tale of bravery, destruction, creativity and endurance.

Miles Ahead is sour to the taste and falls short on presenting the fullness of Davis

Miles Davis biopic is another example of a black artist's legacy used as Hollywood fodder.

Letters to the editor: March 20 to 26 2015

Readers write in about movie reviews and copyright policy.

Murderous funfair ride

Fargo the TV series pays respectful homage to the original 1996 movie by Joel and Ethan Coen.

Nigerian censors bicker over Biafran war film

The Nigerian film board has delayed issuing a certificate for the film Half of Yellow Sun.

Swarovski steps into the world of making film

Swarovski Entertainment has offered it's first production: a remake of "Romeo and Juliet," with director Carlos Carlei.

Film & TV: We don’t need more heroes, baby

What 2014 needs is a moratorium on people in tights. How about a nice musical instead?


Western Cape Judge Mushtak Parker faces second misconduct complaint

The Cape Bar Council says his conduct is ‘unbecoming the holding of judicial office’

The Mogale Centre: A place of hope for young offenders

In the last story of her series about children behind bars, Athandiwe Saba speaks to young men who have committed serious crimes and are now living behind the walls of the Mogale Child and Youth Care Centre

Covid-19 fight to enter house-to-house testing phase

President urges people to continue staying at home for the next 17 days

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories