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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!

Watch: Al Jazeera's 'South 2 North' Discusses Cinema Censorship, Financing, More In Africa

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 3, 2013 11:43 AM
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Following all the Film and Publications Board classification/censorship controversy surrounding the film, which was selected as the Opening Night Film at 34th edition of the Durban International Film Festival, in Durban, South Africa, Of Good Report and cinema censorship in continental Africa, is at the center of the latest episode of Al Jazeera’s global talk show South 2 North.

Following Controversy, 'Of Good Report' Picks Up Durban Int'l Film Fest Award For Artistic Bravery

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 29, 2013 3:29 PM
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The 34th edition of the Durban International Film Festival, in Durban, South Africa, announced its award-winners over the weekend, at the Suncoast Nu Metro cinema.

DIFF 2013 Opening Night Film ('Of Good Report') Censored By Films & Publications Act

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 18, 2013 3:12 PM
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South African filmmaker Jahmil X.T. Qubeka (his last feature film, A Small Town Called Descent, was profiled on this site), was to see his follow-up to that film, Of Good Report, open the 34th Durban International Film Festival (DIFF), in Durban, South Africa, today, July 18.

DIFF 2013 Highlights: South African Director Jahmil X.T. Qubeka's Serial Killer Origin Film 'Of Good Report'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 10, 2013 11:52 AM
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South African filmmaker Jahmil X.T. Qubeka (you may recall his last feature film, A Small Town Called Descent, was profiled on this site), will see his follow-up to that film, Of Good Report, open the 34th Durban International Film Festival, which runs from July 18-28.

Rotterdam - South African Filmmaker Jahmil X.T. Qubeka's Noir Homage 'Of Good Report'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 22, 2013 2:14 PM
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South African filmmaker Jahmil X.T. Qubeka (you may recall his last feature film, A Small Town Called Descent, was profiled on this site), will see his follow-up to that film, Of Good Report, make its World Premiere at the International Film Festival Rotterdam's 42nd edition, which runs Jan 23 to Feb 3.