SOUTH AFRICAN TWIST AT UPCOMING EDITION OF CANNES FILM FESTIVAL & MARKET, FRANCE
From May, 8th to 18th, 2018, South African cinema industry will be well represented at the Cannes Film Festival & Market (France), with the selection of RAFIKI and DIE STROPERS in « Un Certain Regard » selection ; THE STATE AGAINST MANDELA AND THE OTHERS in the Official Selection (special screening) and MILES FROM NOWHERE in La Fabrique des Cinémas du Monde.
As part of the Film Market, South African flag will be floating on the International Village with a South African Pavilion where NFVF, DTI and CFI will be represented.
In addition, Producers Network programme will highligh the South African film THE WOUND (INXEBA) as part of a case study presented by the film producer Elias Ribeiro. Elias Ribeiro will also reveal in Cannes the projects selected for REALNESS – a panafrican screenwriters residency.
Last but not least DIGITAL LAB AFRICA will reveal the 10 winners of its second edition at NEXT, the innovation Hub of Cannes Film Market, on May, 10th at 4pm (SA time).