12 FAME industry leaders to see at FAME Week Africa 2021 | The Conference

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Keep your finger on the pulse of the evolving cultural and creative industries at FAME Week Africa Conference on Monday 4 October at Gallery 44 and Theatre in the Host City of Cape Town. From hot trends to strategic approach and business models, if this is your world, these are your people. To kick us […]

Unearthing African talent

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Africa is a continent full of vibrancy, life, soul and heart. It is rich with the history of storytelling, which stretches back thousands of years, with tales, song and dance passing from one generation to the next, around the boma under glittering African skies. It’s in this spirit that FAME Week Africa launched FAME Reel […]

A creative world awaits at FAME Week Africa | The Conference 2021

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Keep your finger on the pulse of the ever-evolving cultural and creative industries. From new trends to strategic thinking and business models, the stage is set for the inaugural FAME Week Africa | The Conference taking place on 4 October at Gallery 44 and Theatre in the Host City of Cape Town. And if this […]

Through the lens of Cape Town to the world

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Film Cape Town is a joint initiative between the City of Cape Town and the Cape Town film industry. It’s a focused project, designed to make the most of the city’s amazing locations, diverse talent pool and world class infrastructure to create a thriving and sustainable industry that’s the crown jewel of the continent. What […]

All the dates: A sneak peek into FAME Week Africa 2021

FAME Week Africa (FWA) has announced 3-5 October as the new event dates for 2021 and Suits and Sneakers front man Mark Sham, Message Architect Thami Nkadimeng and Television presenter and actor Jason Greer being added to the line-up. As South Africa continues to comply with national lockdown regulations, difficult but necessary decisions were made […]

Survivor SA: Immunity Island in numbers

It started with 20 castaways, and now there are 13 left competing for the title of sole survivor in the eighth season of Survivor SA. Survivor SA: Immunity Island was filmed in a Covid-19 production bubble in the Eastern Cape’s Wild Coast – a region of wilderness that stretches from East London in the south to […]

Lewa Next Gen launches new exhibition

Lewa Next Gen is thrilled to announce that its exhibition, The Art of Resilience, will premiere in New York City from September 1–11, 2021 at the High Line Nine in partnership with Montague Contemporary. Featuring works by nine contemporary Kenyan and British artists, the exhibition captures the stories and faces of individuals living and working around […]

Ballet shoes and building views

The Leonardo in Sandton, Gauteng are excited to showcase our latest collaboration with Joburg Ballet. This short clip highlights the unique works of art that adorn the floors, walls and ceilings that make up the Leonardo, using dance as its own art form as a medium of expression. “We wanted to tell the story of The […]

FAME Week Africa gets behind #WatchOurStreams #ItTakesACrew

With the move back into Level 4 lockdown, live events are once again prohibited, which is a massive blow to all the people behind the scenes in the entertainment industry, as well as musicians and entertainers.  But while the industry can’t do live events at the moment, they can still do live streams.  Content creation […]