Starting what will become the biggest company in the world isn’t all sunshine and roses – sometimes you have to trample on friends, family and colleagues to get there. I loved this movie while thoroughly disliking the man it is about. – Grethe Koen The Little Prince
With its textured animation and big heart, this film is a spellbinding, visually rich children’s story that trumps any slick piece of work Pixar could have come up with. – Charl Blignaut Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Star Wars fans have been ecstatic about this latest instalment, and with good reason. Director JJ Abrams keeps the humour, tempo and action right up till the white-knuckle ending. It’s
breathtaking. – Garreth van Niekerk
PICK OF THE INDIE CIRCUIT Shield and Spear The Bioscope, Maboneng Precinct Friday, January 8, 7.30pm An artist paints a caricature of South Africa’s president, Jacob Zuma, that provokes a lawsuit, death threats and a massive street protest. Around this incident, Shield and Spear explores a constellation of stories about identity, art, race and freedom of expression in South Africa 20 years into democracy.