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South African Director Jahmil X.T. Qubeka ('Of Good Report') To Make USA Debut w/ Romantic Comedy

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  • March 5, 2014 12:32 PM
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South African Director Jahmil X.T. Qubeka ('Of Good Report') To Make USA Debut w/ Romantic Comedy

Review: PAFF 2014 Opening Night Film - Jahmil X. T. Qubeka's Killer Thriller 'Of Good Report'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 6, 2014 11:21 AM
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Review: PAFF 2014 Opening Night Film - Jahmil X. T. Qubeka's Killer Thriller 'Of Good Report'

Extraordinary Careers: A Maverick Filmmaker

  • By Jahmil X.T. Qubeka
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  • January 6, 2014 2:31 PM
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Extraordinary Careers: A Maverick Filmmaker

Exclusive: Jahmil X.T. Qubeka's 'Of Good Report' Is The Pan African Film Fest's Opening Night Film

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 6, 2014 10:54 AM
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Exclusive: Jahmil X.T. Qubeka's 'Of Good Report' Is The Pan African Film Fest's Opening Night Film

'Of Good Report' Tops 2013 Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) Awards Winners

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  • November 20, 2013 1:25 PM
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'Of Good Report' Tops 2013 Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) Awards Winners

Africa In Motion 13 Review: Serial Killer Origins Tale 'Of Good Report' Thrills & Chills

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 25, 2013 11:12 AM
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Africa In Motion 13 Review: Serial Killer Origins Tale 'Of Good Report' Thrills

TIFF 2013 Review: Jahmil Qubeka's Thriller 'Of Good Report' Brands Him A Director To Watch

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 13, 2013 3:23 PM
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The reasons for its controversial initial banning in the filmmaker's native South Africa, are easily identified, although for those who've been exposed to far more gratuitous displays of sexuality and violence on screen (there's an abundance of that here in the USA), Jahmil X.T. Qubeka's sophomore feature directorial effort, the serial killer origins story, Of Good Report, is tame.

TIFF 2013 - A Pair Of South African Thrillers Attract Sales, Distribution

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 5, 2013 12:30 PM
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The Toronto International Film Festival kicks off today, September 5. And while I'm not there myself, Zeba already is, and will be reviewing some of those 22 Diaspora films that made my list (HERE if you missed it).

Watch Manic First Full Trailer For Controversial South African Serial Killer Thriller 'Of Good Report'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 19, 2013 11:48 AM
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Following the censorship controversy over South African filmmaker Jahmil X.T. Qubeka's Of Good Report, at the 34th Durban International Film Festival (DIFF), in Durban, South Africa, last month, the film is now officially "unbanned," after opening in South African theaters last week, on August 9th!

Teaser Trailer, Poster For Controversial South African Thriller 'Of Good Report' + Theatrical Dates

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 5, 2013 1:38 PM
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Following the censorship controversy over South African filmmaker Jahmil X.T. Qubeka's Of Good Report, at the 34th Durban International Film Festival (DIFF), in Durban, South Africa, last month, the film has now been "unbanned" as the below teaser states, and is set to open in South African theaters this week, on August 9th!