THE CITIZEN’S REVIEW OF ‘ELLEN: DIE ELLEN PAKKIES STORIE’

This is a highly emotive journey and one of the best SA productions to emerge in years.  Ellen: Die Storie Van Ellen Pakkies is a Proudly South African movie which once again ably demonstrates the power of storytelling – especially when that story happens to be true. Director Daryne Joshua, who made the excellent Noem […]

CHANNEL 24’s ‘ELLEN: DIE ELLEN PAKKIES STORIE’ REVIEW

It’s been 11 years since the country was shaken by the story of Ellen Pakkies, who made news headlines for murder in 2007 after she strangled her 20-year-old tik-addicted son Abie to death. At the time some were sympathetic to her story; others judged her negatively. Pakkies was abused throughout her life. She was first […]

NOSIPHO DUMISA WINS BEST DIRECTOR AT FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL!

#Number37 director, Nosipho Dumisa, has won the Cheval Noir jury prize for Best Director at the Fantasia International Film Festival in Montreal, Quebec, one of the biggest Genre Festivals in North America! “Nosipho Dumisa demonstrates sensitivity and elegance with her debut feature, a Hithcockian noir transplanted to the gritty slums of Capetown. Displaying an assured level of finesse and […]

LONGTIME GAMBIT COLLABORATOR HONORED BY HOUSE AND LEISURE!

  House and Leisure highlights 37 young creative South Africans, known as #HLNextLevel2018. We are proud to annouce Nommer 37’s official photographer, Lindsey Appolis as one of them!   The 37 disrupters who are tackling manufacturing challenges, gender and age stereotypes, limited resources and materials, and collectively showing why South Africa’s creative industry, in 2018, is a force to […]