9 posts tagged Joe Njagu

Cook Off Movie

Tickets for the Premiere of ‘Cook Off’ at the IFFR Sold Out

'Cook Off', the latest Zimbabwean film production to hit the big screen is already making waves, if you didn’t already know the movie is set to make its premiere at this years’ edition of the International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR). As if that is not an achievement enough, tickets for the premiere of ‘Cook Off’ at IFFR have sold out, imagine that. The movie was produced by Joe Njagu and directed by Thomas Brickhill and it features Tendaiishe Chitima, who plays the lead ...

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Cook Off Movie

Zimbabwean Movie, Cook Off selected for the International Film Festival Rotterdam

Joe Njagu and Thomas Brickhill’s latest offering Cook Off is set to make its International Premiere at the International Film Festival Rotterdam(IFFR) in the Netherlands. IFFR takes place from the 28th to the 29th of Janury 2018. It’s nice to see more Zimbabwean films now getting international recognition following the steps of iconic movies like Neria, Everyone’s Child and many others. Credit also goes to Joe Njagu who happens to be the constant in many latest film releases in the ...

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Watch: Tongai Chirisa Releases Music Video for Usacheme featuring Tamy Moyo

One of Zimbabwe’s most successful actors, Tongai Chirisa just released a music video (below) for the song ‘Usacheme’ a shona word translated ‘don’t cry’ in English. The music video was directed by one of Zimbabwe’s most popular directors Joe Njagu, the same guy who directed one of the recently most talked about films, Escape. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eul8yiXZzdM The video was released on Zimpapers Television Network(ZTN) YouTube channel, for reason's not known to ...

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Escape Movie Premiere a huge success!

Not even the Zimbabwe International Film Festival (ZIFF) or the producers of Escape had anticipated the huge turnout that characterized the premiere of the latest Zimbabwe film to hit the big screen. The Escape Movie was attended by politicians, musicians, socialites and many other popular Zimbabwean personalities and we have the pictures to prove it. The movie was such as huge success that the main hall was filled up in a matter of minutes, and they (ZIFF) had to arrange another cinema ...

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Zimbabwe International Film Festival 2016 roars into life

The 18th Edition of the Zimbabwe International Film Festival (ZIFF) is well underway in Harare, Zimbabwe. The festival officially kicked off on Saturday the 1st of October at Ster Kinekor Borrowdale, with the screening of Amy, a documentary about the life of the late Amy Winehouse. Screenings will take place daily form the 1st to the 8th of October at the Zimbabwe International Film Festival 2016, with over 50 films from 20 countries on offer, so film lovers will stay entertained throughout ...

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Zimbabwe International Film Festival 2016 Screening Schedule (Download)

The 18th Edition of the Zimbabwe International Film Festival (ZIFF) will take place from the 1st to the 8th of October 2016. This years’ event is running under the theme Reel, Sound and Music to highlight the importance of sound and music in films. Many good films will be screened at ZIFF 2016, but the highlight is obviously premiere of Escape, a new Zimbabwean film, directed by Joe Njagu and produced by Thinking Films and MMX Productions. For a full list of all the screenings at ...

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Thinking Films is looking for Crew Interns and Acting Extras for 2 upcoming movie shoots

Thinking Films, a new production company based is Harare is set to shoot 2 movies between February and March 2015. In case you don't know they already held acting auditions in Harare recently. The company is looking for film students or anyone who is passionate about film, to come and intern as part of the crew and also fill in acting extra’s roles. If you think you have what it takes you can visit the Thinking Films Facebook page and inbox your area of interest. Limited slots available.

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ZIFF is looking for submissions for Women’s Screenwriting competition

This years’ edition of the Zimbabwe International Film Festival(ZIFF) is running under the theme Documation, it is taking place from the 3rd to the 10th of October 2015. at various venues in Harare. ZIFF is calling on all female screenplay writers to submit 10 minute screenplays of their original work for a competition. Stories must dwell on contemporary Zimbabwean issues and must be written by a Zimbabwean writer. The outstanding  screenplay will be awarded a cash prize on the 9th ...

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