Exhausting but wonderful week-end working on the Cape Town International Jazz Festival. It was packed to capacity. Such a treat to direct artistes such as David Koz, who blew me and the audience totally away, Don Laka, Earth Wind and Fire(the original group), they were so energetic I could hardly keep my camera's on them, … Continue reading EARTH WIND AND FIRE, YOUSSOU NDOUR AND MORE !!!!!!
Am so excited to be working and directing on this project again this year. The artistes are amazing and look forward to working with them and the team at ESP AFRIKA.....just to name a few, Simphiwe Dana, Yossou Nodour, Earth Wind and Fire, Bebe Winans and Friends, Spirits Rejoice and Don Laka. What a treat.
The time I toured with Alanis Morissette was a wonderful, challenging experience. The reason I refer to her as wild is because she runs from one side of the stage to the other, but we managed to keep her in camera at all times and IN FOCUS as well....her lyrics are so profound and moving - directing … Continue reading ALANIS MORISSETTE – WILD AND WONDERFUL
Today I was interviewed on ChaiFM, a radio station, in anticipation of my "Road To Return" documentary, that will be broadcast this coming Sunday morning at 09h00 on SABC2. Was a great interview, the biggest surprise of all was the presenter...David Batzofin...a blast from the past. Not only does David do radio talk shows, but … Continue reading RADIO INTERVIEW
One of the nicest people whom I have worked with other than Israel Houghton is bryan adams. He was so involved and took such an interest in the shoot. His entire band is down to earth and so much fun. What was not such fun was living in Cape Town, editing in Johannesburg (Gauteng) and … Continue reading bryan adams – a gem to work with
Article in Screen Africa April 2009 http://www.diprod.co.za/screen_africa.htm
I'll be teaching the TV production students at AFDA in Cape Town next week – I love giving back – I’m so thankful for my 30 years of experience and the people who mentored me along the way. I’ll be going down memory lane soon, so watch this space.
Must confess I find this very daunting, as I am a private person and do not like talking about myself….but the universe is changing so dramatically and at such a pace, I decided it was time to climb aboard and start travelling and getting to know all the aliens out there, or better still, giving … Continue reading My launch into cyberspace