After much deliberation, our distinguished panel of judges has selected this year’s winning films. Congratulations to all of the filmmakers and teams who participated. We are proud to announce our winners.
Kudos to Pure Kino Productions for winning Best Film of 2020. Their film Smother will go on to represent Johannesburg against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2021.
Time eventually runs out
Word is until money until money is involved.
A Journey within
When a young girl is targeted for termination due to the outcome of an algorithm simulation, a hacker is the only one who could save her life.
kid that runs a way from home
When an old man is given the opportunity to decide how he dies, he turns it into a joke and gets much more than he ever bargained for.
Time travel and inevitable demise through a simple cupcake
A tele-marketer investigates a murder case after receiving a distress call from a client.
When Alex meets her doppelganger, life starts looking up...
Losing sleep over a dream.
When a senior manager at a call center sexually harrases an intern the consequences are deadly.
A boy who killed his mother fighting for his inheritance assumbly that will not give him his inheritance then he killed her
Two siblings escape to a field from their abusive Father. To deal with their traumatic experience they turn to drug abuse which sends them flying into a superhero fantasy.
Danzo a man investigating a life changing opportunity .
A meek tele-marketer looking to make extra money by being an escort is mistakenly sent to a wrong customer who is expecting a dominatrix.
When a young ambitious girl losses her entire life and dream overnight and is brought to a sophisticated world of lies, secrets and betrayal.will the good girl cope in this bad world?
Hopes and Dreams is a story about young Lethabo who's dreams of going to school are shattered by her cruel Uncle who only believes that school is meant for boys and not for girls because his educated sister Dintle died lonely and broke then he forces her into an arranged marriage.
A story of a telemarketer who loves food more his job
A young lady goes on a vacation and receives bad news that ruins it. Her Uber driver offers her a tour to cheer her up and they end up being a couple
Stop Gender based violence
Coming of age into a new era of finding thyself.
An ignorant young man raises his struggling childhood best friend's hopes by claiming to be rich.
Susan asks the help of her best friend Dintle to find the best cleaning method for a crime scene.
Lufuno, is a film about a young aspiring actress who is forced by her mother and 2 sisters to join the family prostitution business but she refuses to give up on her dream.
In life you have to make sure your family comes first.
What can you do with the degree of house keeping
Rakagadi and Danzo Masina scam their neighbour’s dreams and souls.
Waya Waya business
Everyday two bulls fight in every person's mind.
During an entitlement tug of war with the dead, Dintle's greed torments her home as she denies a spirit access to its full body
In a world unimagined, she gets healed in ways that are out of this world
All Hearts Come Home For Christmas
A burdened man is forced to sacrifice a homeless man in order to clone his brother and save his legacy but things take an expected when the cloning goes wrong and he ends up cloning himself.
Blinded by what we hear, think and see.
Two crew members fall in love on the movie set of "What about the Zombies".
A work-sick insurance telemarketer yearns for one more adventure
A young man grapples with the truth of his reality when his inner child manifests as a subsistent figment trying to lure him away from his disquieting childhood home.
Artificial intelligence have found a way to incorporate human traits in the programming of test subjects.
A young lady finds herself in a battle with her inner-self, who confronts her and makes her realise that her journey to self-discovery starts with introspection.
Dintle Masina, a lady with a genuine personality finds herself confined on a situation which leaves her no choice but to opt between the abusing and insecure husband and he job as a teller marketer but ended losing all.
The description of the Material : Selling Uranus is a lite satire that leaves commentary on the idiotic pursuit of space exploration. A husband must abandon the life he has always known to follow her wife's career aspirations to work as a head of sales on the planet Uranus.
Wanting the life of the other, abandoned by the river.
Women need to remember the amount of power they hold, it surpasses all the doubt in our brains.
Story about siblings, who are following over the conflicts, by always fight
Do whatever it takes for family
Are you with us?
After a fraudulent snake oil salesman gets confronted by a vagrant gypsy a peaceful night camping turns into a waking nightmare when a snake spirit arrives demanding penance.
The Misadventures of a could have been superhero
FIRE DOESNT BURN UNLESS PROVOKED
Danzo Masina is tired and burnt out. In search of Inner Peace he calls a mysterious hotline.
A Nomad's journey of a thousand miles starts with a walk towards the source of line.
Man with dementia
the one who laughs last laughs the loudest
After having a surprisingly relaxed break in lockdown, local super hero TswanaKinesis is becoming less enthusiastic about getting back to work.
Every scar tells a story
Two Friends stuck in time trying to find their way back.
A telemarketer who runs a none existing business who's on a killing spree
What do you want from me?
A musical journey that led to a torment death.
Dintle, a young tele-marketer who constantly kills her individuality because of the social standards of the world, embarks on a journey to find peace.
A young woman receives a phonecall that prompts her to track down a man with a mysterious past under the guise of selling him a service.
Absolute power, corrupts absolutely.
You know nothing about me!