Campus Life

Five Recently Made South African Films Everyone Needs to See

Tsosti

This Academy Award-winning film by Gavin Hood is more than just the story of a criminal – it’s the story of a generation of disillusioned post-apartheid South African youth who feel forgotten and left out of the ‘Rainbow Nation’.

Invictus

One of the greatest moments in South Africa’s history captured on film. A must watch for everyone!

Otelo Burning

A coming-of-age surfing movie set against the political backdrop of a haunting period in South Africa’s history.

Stander

If you don’t know who the real Andre Stander is, let this be your thrilling introduction to his life.

The Forgotten Kingom

Filmed largely in Lesotho, a young man must tackle the forces of the traditional world he once knew and his new life in the big city.