Western Cape promotes live streaming to boost Cape Town film industry

The Western Cape Government says it’s focusing on using tech to revitalise the Cape Town film industry, according to the Daily Maverick. Decoding Government-speak, this likely means they’re getting behind using streaming as a viable alternative to clients and agencies travelling from their own countries. It’s easy to see the benefit to both parties: more…

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Safe Surf Set reopens for shoots

One of the advantages of the Inyoni film location farm near Cape Town is that you can have the set entirely to yourself. Under normal circumstances, this might be self-evident. But it’s a huge advantage under the Covid 19 Pandemic: The set has no residents, and no neighbours, so you can implement total access control.…

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Artist in Residence

This week’s featured Johannesburg film location is a beautifully curated and art-filled home. It’s brightly coloured, playfully furnished and dipped in bold chic. Click the pic above, or here, to view a gallery of this fabulously colourful home. Film, TV and stills shoots are permitted; and it’s repped by our friends at Cherry Picked Locations.

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