Watch out! Cape Town is showing off our talent in style. The Untimitive Dance...
Pet Shop Boys, 2manydjs, The Bloody Beetroots, Jon Hopkins, Sibot & Toyota, PHFAT, Christian Tiger School, Sir Vincent and more – all under one roof.
That’s right, Sonar Cape Town hits the Good Hope Centre on 15 and 16 December for an electronic dance fest like none other. Need some clarification? It’s all here…
This short documentary from Cape Town based filmmakers Shoestring Productions tells the story of Boris, a man who runs a clothing factory in Observatory. Beautifully shot and artfully presented, it highlights his ability to keep a dozen factories seamlessly working together, making them able to compete in an international market.
But that’s only one side to Boris. The other is the love of his life, his daughter.
The Caretaker is a story worth sharing and piece of work worth appreciating.
South Africa struggles with poverty and unemployment, which can lead some into the underbelly of drugs and gangs.
Paul Talliard started Hands of Honour in response to the alarming amount of drug addicts and destitute men who rely on the hospice of soup kitchens. He sought to give them a sense of purpose, while uplifting the community, by transforming derelict buildings which are havens for drug addicts and criminals into safe, attractive public spaces.
It’s inspiring to see how the hope of one man can spread to and assist so many.
Cape Town is beautiful from ground level, but what does our mountain, ocean and city look like from above? Eric Cheng shares captivating aerial footage displaying Cape Town in her bird’s-eye glory (with a shark or two thrown in for good measure).
Vans #Livingoffthewall is a video series documenting the unique aspects of youth culture in South Africa – and here they give us insight into the eclectic mix of performers that rocked out at the campsite this year. Relive the magic of Daisies…
A few simple efforts to touch the lives of the homeless in Cape Town resulted in a global response.
Introducing The Street Store. The world’s first rent-free, premises-free, free ‘pop-up clothing store’ for the homeless, found entirely on the street and curated by you.
Download the open-source files and host your own Street Store on www.thestreetstore.org. Showing how a simple act of kindness goes a long way.
The Cape has some beautiful scenic drives, ocean views and jutting cliffs. But to leap off of said cliffs? Well, that’s seeking a different kind of view.
Jared Paisley of we-are-awesome spent time with local BASE jumpers in Cape Town. He captured the bravery and excitement of jumping off elevated points, at the mercy of a backpack containing the only thing that saves you from a terrifying end.
Tasting chocolate, sure, but making it? Michael and Anthony, the owners and founders of Honest Chocolate, speak to us about the joy of turning a home-kitchen hobby into a thriving artisan chocolate store.