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The rise of Rwanda’s women filmmakers

Despite the extreme limitations of the nascent ­industry, the digital age is proving to be its best friend.

17 people who have our attention in 2017

"There are more than 17 people in South Africa whose work is shifting consciousness"

Letters to the editor: September 30 to October 6 2016

Readers write in about the SAA, and the SABC.

Surrealism and realism collide on film

Western Cape filmmaker Wim Steytler began his creative journey as a teenager, drawing and taking photographs.

‘Empire of dirt’: You can have it all

Through his father Clive, Ben Stillerman delves into the relationship between the efforts we put into our work and our private lives.

Banned filmmaker’s most powerful statement

In 2010 Iranian filmmakers Jafar Panahi and Mohammad Rasoulof were sentenced to six years in prison for alleged crimes against national security.

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Mboweni says no more Zondo funding as court extends commission’s lifespan

The finance minister suggests money should be found from the cash-strapped justice department

SABC retrenchment process set to be finalised on Friday

At a portfolio committee meeting on Tuesday, developing a sustainable funding model for the SABC was top of the agenda

Slain top cop blamed for not cooperating with police

The widow of Charl Kinnear submitted a petition to parliament to find out why protection services were withdrawn before her husband’s assassination

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