CAPE TOWN PRODUCTIONS

FILM AND TV PRODUCTIONS

**Mind Over Master**

Mind over master, is a film about a female sex trafficker who has a female slave with an ancestral gift that affords her the power of mind control. She uses this gift to control and play games with her master’s mind.

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**Hatchling Hell**

A faceless being is taken from its world and born into a new one. Confused and scared it instantly adopts the destructive culture of this world’s inhabitants. The hatchling partakes in consuming nature in order to realize the communal dream of building Stick City.

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**A Life not Lost**

In order to know her daughter Sophie, and experience a life with her child, Rosie must remain dreaming before reality hit her with the shock of a miscarriage

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**Tight Rope**

A young man named Nico is held captive by his depression after the loss of his parents, resulting in him gaining legal guardianship of his younger sister, Bailey. Nico begins to crave feeling anything other than the emptiness he has experienced for the past four years. He now embarks on an internal battle in the process.

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**Black Ultraviolet**

After an alien-obsessed astronaut is recruited for a solo mission in an uncharted sector of space, he discovers that his sense of time is distorting, creating years-long time differences with mission control on earth as he is stalked by mysterious UFOs, seemingly retreating from where he is headed.

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**Self Care Sunday**

An experimental documentary that aims at reflecting on the black South African woman's experience.

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**A Second Before Breaking**

A Second Before Breaking follows Valerie, a young woman and her journey to inner self contentment through meditation. Different obstacles cloud her mind and halts her mindfulness. Her obstacles are everyday life experiences and emotions.

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**Purgatory**

A young man, Melo, travels through purgatory in search of the soul of his dead lover.

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**Heights**

Viewing both sides of luxury to slums through a recovering drug addicts story, who has been discriminated against by the justice system and treated unfairly during their downfall.

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**Toyshop**

An artist, Flan, is commended for his well-known exhibition, "The Muses". 4 women, Zola, Violet, Thandi & Angus are trapped in large cubes. Each cube representing a kind of oppression embedded on them because of aspects that represent their femininity. The audience has the freedom to do what they want with the women for as long as they want.

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**Waters Of Oblivion**

Akuji, a young man in his prime, has no purpose in life until Seraphina, a lost little girl, gives him a purpose. She is also taken away from him. Not content with letting her go, he grasps onto her ascending spirit and finds himself transported to the Limbo Tide, a dark and mysterious place where he must fight his way back to Earth, going through his traumatic past, or be lost in the Limbo Tide forever.

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LIVE PERFORMANCE PRODUCTIONS

**All Who Pass**

Set in District Six in October 1980, a family prepares to spend their last night in their home and community before the bulldozers arrive and they are forced to leave.
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**The Killing of Sacrificial Lambs**

An impossible choice of ‘take your own life or let your life be taken’ is fiercely debated by a court of women whose community is threatened by the inevitable coming of dangerous men. Though they have always come to a unanimous decision is the threat of losing their lives threatening their vow of collective solidarity?.
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**Dipalo**

Dipalo is an important and timely theatre piece exploring the agency of young people in an exploitative world, and is highly relevant and engaging for teens today.
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**Shakespeare Machine**

The Shakespeare Machine is an experimental textual mash-up of some of Shakespeare's most memorable moments. More than 10 characters are brought to life by 6 actors in this multi-faceted, fragmented operetta, with original music composed for the play by director Francesco Nassimbeni.
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**Taking The Trash Out**

Taking the Trash Out’ is a collection of musical skits that each deal with the overarching theme of responsibility in modern society, which hopes to highlight the absurdity and consequences of blame shifting.
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