Content - In brief


- The Samaritans is a comedy series centered on the absurdities of one dysfunctional NGO.  The setting for The Samaritans is the Aid for Aid Kenya field office. Read the full story here

- Sigourney Weaver has joined the cast of sci-fi movie Chappie. Production has already started in Johannesburg with Neill Blomkamp directing.

- Malawi's own William Kamkwamba's story for locally constructing a windmill continues to gain world recognition as a documentary film produced under his story has recently won three awards in the USA.

- A film inspired by a Stellenbosch University-driven project, to capture the forgotten history of the EOAN opera group, has been selected as the only documentary from Africa to compete for an international award at the International Documentary Film Festival (IDFA) in Amsterdam this year.