WATCH: These 10 short films will be competing against each other at Silwerskerm 2018


Cape Town – The line-up for the eighth annual kykNET Silwerskerm Film Festival was announced at a press briefing in Camps Bay on Wednesday 

During the event Karen Meiring, director of M-Net kykNET channels, announced the six full-length films that will be showcased at the festival and will compete in the Silwerskerm Film Festival Awards. (Read more here)

On Thursday the kykNET released the titles and trailers of the 10 short films that will also compete at this year’s event. 

The short film project was launched as a platform to unearth local talent and to give filmmakers the opportunity to explore different genres. 

The films feature some of SA’s top acting talents including Antoinette Louw, Brumilda van Rensburg, and Deon Lotz – to name but a few. 

The annual Silwerskerm Film Festival will take place at the Table Bay Hotel in Camps Bay from 22 to 25 August

The short films will be available on Showmax from 1 November 2018 and at a later stage will also be screened on kykNET (DStv 144). 

WATCH THE TRAILERS BELOW:

1) Buiteperd


2. Axis Mundi


3. Cowboy Dan


4. Die Invloed


5. Nama Swaan


6. Kloof


7. Benjamin


8. Non[kompos]Mentis


9. Die Ongenooides


10. Fluit Fluit