Welcome to What’s Hot On The Screen, our segment that focuses on new and interesting releases in the world of online content, film and television. This week we have our first interview with the actor, director, presenter extraordinaire, Thomas Gumede! The SAFTA-winning filmmaker sat down with us on a Zoom call to talk about his directorial feature-length debut in the upcoming film, Kedibone. One of the selections at the prestigious Durban International Film Festival; this coming-of-age story, lead by Natasha Thahane as the titular character, is set to hit our big screens on the 16th April 2021! Find out more about his journey with the film, DIFF 2020 and more of his upcoming projects in our interview below. Available on Spotify, Apple Music, Captivate FM and more, listen to it on your preferred streaming site here.
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A writer, storyteller, content curator, producer and all round pop-culture enthusiast. Yazz The Student is an incredibly versatile storyteller across multiple platforms and forms of expression, having produced, written and/or directed content from web-series, films and telenovelas to blogs, podcasts, events and radio. I am extremely is passionate about progressing the young African creative voice. Credits of his work include: The Next Generation of Greats, The Viral Wellness, The Best Drive's What's Hot on The Screen, The Broke Ass Showcase, ARIFF Digital Hub, Ho Kena, Kodwa Ma and Pride and Petty to name a few. View all posts by Yazz The Student