By GABBI BRONDANI London-based director Ed Perkins is screening his debut feature documentary, Garnet’s Gold, to a South African audience at the Jozi Film Festival 2015. I chatted to Perkins about the film, which is produced by Simon Chinn, two-time ...
A good story usually takes really long to tell, and this is the case with Nigeria’s film industry, affectionately known as Nollywood. Give Nigerian directors, producers and actors enough time and they will do what they ...
In Mma Ramotswe’s fifteenth adventure, Grace Makutsi launches a new enterprise of her own: The Handsome Man’s De Luxe Café. She is an ambitious lady with a business plan, but who could predict temperamental chefs, drunken ...
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- 4 – The Aeneid
- 6 – The Mahabharata
- 8 – The Iliad
- 10 – The Epic Of Gilgamesh
By BRUCE DENNILL Istanbul. Home to the Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, the Golden Horn, the Grand Bazaar, the Topkapi Palace and dozens of other world-famous tourist attractions, it’s also riddled with side roads; non-descript, non-guidebook diversions ...
By BRUCE DENNILL The Patisserie, Post Office Centre, Rudd Road, Illovo, Johannesburg Going for lunch at The Patisserie in Illovo’s Post Office Centre is like stepping into Alice’s larder in Wonderland. Everything pulses with psychedelic colours, with the ...
After 21 years of making South Africans laugh, Stephen Francis and Rico, the creators of Madam & Eve are preparing something new. There’s the cartoon
The Board, Management, Dancers and Staff of Joburg Ballet mourn the passing of Louis Godfrey in Somerset West on Friday 6 February. Johannesburg-born Louis Godfrey