THE DESIGN INDABA FILMFEST

The Bioscope is proud to be a partner in this year’s Design Indaba FilmFest, Design Indaba’s annual celebration showcasing feature films and documentaries that cover design and the creative industries … we have 3 films to premiere in Johannesburg.

VERY SEMI-SERIOUS. WED 17 FEB 8pm. THURS 18 FEB 6pm

Documentary film “Very Semi-Serious” is an inside look at The New Yorker’s iconic cartoons.

LIVE FROM NEW YORK. WED 17 FEB 6pm. FRI 19 FEB 8pm

“Live From New York!” documents the early years of “Saturday Night Live” and examines how this late-night show became an American institution.

MAVIS! THURS 18 FEB 8pm. FRI 19 FEB 6pm

“Mavis!” is the first feature-length documentary on gospel and soul music legend and civil rights icon Mavis Staples and her family group, the Staple Singers.