Public Figure

Public Figure explores the rise of social media influencers and the power they wield in an increasingly online world. Made with honesty but without judgement, the documentary examines the psychological effects of everyday social media use …

Someone To Blame

On 27 October 1971, the body of South African anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol fell from the 10th floor of John Vorster Square Police Station. In an inquest the following year, his death was ruled a suicide by …

DOCi Shorts Programme

DOCi – Emerging Filmmakers Programme is a community-oriented program designed to reach previously-disadvantaged young people. The course is a full time, fully immersive, programme run over 11 weeks. The aim is to teach an introduction to documentary …

I am not my hair

After years of searching for hair perfection, a young Coloured woman and her friend set out to re-define beauty for themselves, despite deeply rooted self-esteem issues and pressure from the media and society. …

Men United

A men’s consciousness-raising group started by one man in Khayelitsha to help change men’s attitudes to women, starting with gender-based violence. …

My Transgender Life

A journey to the township to find out what it is like for a woman stuck in a man’s body and the struggles she faces. …

Unsafe

A documentary about school violence in South Africa, told through the eyes of a young man who stabbed his teacher and then transformed his life through sport. …

Deadbeat Dads

The contrasting stories of two women and a young man who grew up without fathers within the mixed-race and black communities and how they believe this has shaped their lives. …

Zolani Mfihlo Ibali

As an upcoming artist that composes and writes Jazz and Soul music it is really hard to get people to listen to your music, especially if you’re a black young man with a dream living in the townships. …

It’s a Man’s World

A documentary in which we explore what it is like for females in the male dominated taxi industry by following the lives of two young women, Zarah Modack and Azraa Berling. …

Bromwell Street

Bromwell Street tells a human story of people feeling as though they’ve been thrown away by the current regime and left to fend for themselves. …