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Milisuthando Encounters South African International Documentary Festival
Milisuthando: a powerful documentary that will get South Africans talking about identity

Milisuthando: a powerful documentary that will get South Africans talking about identity

Milisuthando is a debut feature length documentary film by Milisuthando Bongela. Taking the form of a personal essay, it’s an intimate story about family and ancestors, about “inside apartheid’s experiment” and negotiating the complex world of post-apartheid South Africa. Bongela, born in 1985, offers a

Encounters South African International Documentary Festival
Focussing on Africa’s view from abroad and within at the 25th Encounters Documentary Film Festival

Focussing on Africa’s view from abroad and within at the 25th Encounters Documentary Film Festival

Contemporary features and short documentaries from Africa and abroad take centre stage as South Africa’s formative documentary festival, the Encounters South African International Documentary Festival, prepares to host its 25th edition from 22 June to 2 July 2023. This year’s festival features dedicated programming around the

BASA Graduates of the Arts Entrepreneurship Programme 2022
Meet the BASA Debut Graduates

Meet the BASA Debut Graduates

The power of ‘being within’ – heard and seen, making a positive contribution to the creative economy and their communities; these are the rewards and responsibilities of the graduates of the three-year BASA Debut Programme. The 24 graduates were recently celebrated in a ceremony they

Wikimedia Foundation #WikipediaByUs
Wikimedia Foundation launches #WikipediaByUs campaign to promote access to knowledge

Wikimedia Foundation launches #WikipediaByUs campaign to promote access to knowledge

On 28 September 2021 (the International Day for Universal Access to Information) the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit that operates Wikipedia, launched a campaign in collaboration with the South African creative community to showcase the power of knowledge and everyone’s right to access, create, and share it.

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