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February 19, 2018

Khumalos living happily ever after

The Khumalo sisters, Kelly and Zandie, seem to be doing just fine despite the police’s failure to find the murderer of the late Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa, who was killed at their mother’s house in Vosloorus in October 2014.
February 19, 2018

Sizzling fashion at Black Panther premiere

Friday was filled with celebration, as Wakanda came to Montecasino. Celebrities put their best feet forward, walking the blue carpet in their finest African-inspired attire. Rhodé Marshall lists her favourite looks that celebrate being us
February 18, 2018

Want a mentor? This local online platform can help

All students and young people entering an industry can benefit greatly from someone experienced taking them under their wing.
February 18, 2018

Black Panther imagines if Africa was never colonised

In its own way, Black Panther provides an answer to the lingering question regarding the continent of Africa. What would have happened if we’d never been colonised?
February 18, 2018

Tropika Island of Treasure is pretty good so far...

Returning for its eighth season, Vukile Dlwati finds that Tropika Island of Treasure is not too bad.
February 18, 2018

Mzansi female power on fleek at Berlin film fest

The department of trade and industry has partnered with film organisation Sisters Working in Film and Television (Swift) to send a delegation of 20 South African female filmmakers to the Berlin International Film Festival.
February 18, 2018

City Press catches up with Black Panther's African stars in Jozi

The stars were out for the premiere of the script-flipping, politically charged new Marvel film Black Panther, which draws design inspiration from SA and the isiXhosa language.
February 18, 2018

US creators heap praise on SA’s The Colour Purple

The Colour Purple has received rave reviews since it opened at The Joburg Theatre two weeks ago.
February 18, 2018

The Wound filmmakers to fight film's X18 reclassification

The producers of Inxeba (The Wound) and leading South African film industry players say the fight over the movie being reclassified as pornographic by the state’s Film and Publication Board (FPB) is far from over.
February 18, 2018

Your ultimate smartphone guide

Sure, you’ve had a smartphone for ages, but do you really know the best way to save data, save your battery, edit photos or use your phone to pay for stuff? Nafisa Akabor gives us the lowdown.
February 18, 2018

CITY PRESS: Did we really need AKA and Nadia Nakai's tour doccies?

Local artists are now releasing docuseries that pretend to give exclusive insights into their lives. These are, unfortunately, poorly made and all about image rather than their actual work. Phumlani S Langa wonders what the point is.
February 18, 2018

SA inventors you didn’t know about: Hendrik van der Bijl

What A Great Idea! by Mike Bruton is a stunning, full-colour book that documents South Africa’s amazing inventors and innovations.Today’s extract is about Hendrik van der Bijl.
February 16, 2018

Movie review: The true story of a hostage of fortune

The Oscar-nominated performance that Christopher Plummer gives in All The Money in the World was famously – or perhaps infamously – shot in nine days.
February 16, 2018

World’s biggest 1-1 breakdancing competition returns to SA this week

The 2017 Red Bull BC One final in Amsterdam was an event that bested itself each day. Every qualifying stage and subsequent breaking battles left everyone oohing and ahing, with each power move or windmill producing a roar of excited shouts and gasps
February 18, 2018

Exciting shows on TV this week!

These are the hottest shows on TV this week, according to City Press.
February 12, 2018

Reel time: Join City Press at a screening of All the Money in the World

In 1973 John Paul Getty III was kidnapped from his Italian home. A huge ransom was demanded from his grandfather, oil baron Paul Getty, the richest man in the world. He didn’t want to pay.
February 11, 2018

Cellist launches social media campaign to celebrate black composers

In honour of Black History Month in the US, South African composer and scholar of music Thokozani Mhlambi has embarked on a stunning photo series.
February 11, 2018

CITY PRESS REVIEW: When Swallows Cry tells a painful truth

In 2015 Mike van Graan (along with seven playwrights from various countries) was commissioned by a Norwegian theatre company to write a play on the theme of migration, resulting in his trilogy, When Swallows Cry. Debbie Hathway reviews this production.
February 11, 2018

Jody Abrahams: From childhood theatre actor to Safta nominee

Rhodé Marshall looks at Jody Abrahams who has received a Safta nomination for Best Actor.
February 12, 2018

Ultra South Africa 2018

The Nasrec Expo Centre was the place to be on Saturday night when the Ultra music festival hit Johannesburg.
February 11, 2018

'The universe humbled me' - Masasa Mbangeni on Harvest role

Two-time Safta and Royalty Soapie Award winner Masasa Mbangeni, best known for her role as arch villain Thembeka in Scandal, has been nominated for Best Actress for her role in Harvest.
February 11, 2018

Moments In Time does punchy TV profiles on SA celebs

Smart editing and high production value make Moments In Time a punchy, informative look at SA’s favourite celebrities, writes Phumlani S Langa.
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February 18 2018