Filming Location Matching "Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa" (Sorted by IMDb Rating Descending)
45 min | Documentary, History, News
How do township residents in slums cope with crime, unemployment and poverty in a country still very much struggling with racism, underdevelopment and inequality?
Black Mirror (2011– )
TV-MA | 61 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
When Yorkie and Kelly visit San Junipero, a fun-loving beach town full of surf, sun and sex, their lives are changed.
8. Ellen: Die storie van Ellen Pakkies (2018)
123 min | Drama
Based on true events, Ellen tells of the troubled relationship between a mother and her drug-addicted son - a relationship that will eventually drive her to the edge and lead to his murder.... See full summary »
11. Waterfront (2017– )
60 min | Drama
ShowMax and kykNET have collaborated to produce a new Showmax-exclusive series called Waterfront. The star-studded family drama is set in the underworld of one of South Africa's leading ... See full summary »
12. Guney Afrika'nin Vahsi Dogasi (2016 TV Movie)
52 min | Documentary
A Turkish film crew discovers the diverse wildlife of South Africa for the Turkish TV audience. From the great white sharks of the Seal Island to the meerkats of the Kalahari, symbolic or ... See full summary »
Director: Burak Dogansoysal
39 min | Documentary, Short
"Testing Hope: Grade 12 in the new South Africa" chronicles the lives of four young people in Nyanga township, just outside Cape Town, as they work towards their crucial Matric exams, which... See full summary »
Director: Molly Blank
15. Shooting Bokkie (2003)
72 min | Crime, Drama
Film crew document a week in the life of a juvenile courier running for gangs in the ghettos of 'The Cape Flats', in Cape Town. The drugs he delivers. The stores he robs. The people he kills.
17. Freedom Days (2006)
12 min | Short, Drama
Paul's girlfriend gets killed during an attempted hi-jacking. He is haunted by the memories of the night that it happened. Keenan, a young colored medical student, is having doubts about ... See full summary »
18. FashionKingdom (1998 TV Movie)
Naomi and her supermodel friends travel to South Africa to put on a charity fashion show for Nelson Mandela's Children's fund. A behind the scenes look at Naomi (even while getting a rub ... See full summary »
19. Warrior (2019– )
TV-MA | 60 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Set during the Tong Wars in the late 1800s, Ah Sahm, a martial arts prodigy originating from China to San Francisco, ends up becoming a hatchet man for the most powerful tong in Chinatown
20. Long Way Down (2007– )
519 min | Documentary
Two guys take a trip of several months on motorcycles. They travel from the North of Scotland, down through Europe, into Africa, finally winding up in Cape Town, South Africa.
22. The Time Travelers (2013)
11 min | Short, Drama, Mystery
Two patients in a psychiatric hospital are expecting another routine day, until one of them receives an envelope in the post from the past, that could change their future forever.
25. Cape Divided (1999)
33 min | Documentary, Short
Cape Town, South Africa - 1994: While the world cheered Nelson Mandela's victory in South Africa's first multiracial election, unpredicted and underreported was the ANC's overwhelming ... See full summary »
27. Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
R | 120 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, a woman rebels against a tyrannical ruler in search for her homeland with the aid of a group of female prisoners, a psychotic worshiper, and a drifter named Max.
Votes: 795,368 | Gross: $154.06M
The Amazing Race Australia (2011– )
The Last Team Will Spend the Night in the Dungeon (Netherlands and Czech Republic)
The seven remaining teams travel from Cape Town, South Africa to Prague, Czech Republic. In Amsterdam, the teams are challenged to stomach a local delicacy. At Prague, the friendships start... See full summary »
32. Around the World in 21 Days (2007)
53 min | Drama
Our story begins with the introduction of two female Londoners on the first leg of their 21-day journey around the world in the bicentenary year of the abolition of the slave trade act. The... See full summary »
33. Motherland (2010)
123 min | Documentary
Motherland is the most powerful documentary on Africa. Fusing history, culture, politics, and contemporary issues, Motherland sweeps across Africa to tell a new story of a dynamic continent... See full summary »
34. J.K. Rowling: A Year in the Life (2007 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 60 min | Documentary
An insight into what life is like for well-known "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling as she finishes the final book in the series.
35. Orion (2006–2007)
48 min | Crime
Zatopek (Zet) van Heerden is an ex-cop, a damaged man who describes himself as trash and acts self-destructively. He reluctantly agrees to take on a job for attorney Hope Beneke. Jan Smit, ... See full summary »
36. Blood Diamond (2006)
R | 143 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller
A fisherman, a smuggler, and a syndicate of businessmen match wits over the possession of a priceless diamond.
Votes: 468,090 | Gross: $57.37M
37. Who Do You Think You Are? (2004– )
60 min | Documentary, Biography, History
Well known faces within the British media each embark on individual journeys to answer some questions in regards to their own family history. An interesting and intelligent programme for ... See full summary »
39. Satchmo the Great (1957)
Approved | 63 min | Documentary, Biography, Music
In this 1957 biography film of the jazz-great Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong, he and his band tour the world as American good-will ambassadors bring jazz at its best to the people of the world. ... See full summary »
40. The Satyr of Springbok Heights (2009)
54 min | Comedy, Drama
Cape Town, Republic of South Africa. Springbok Heights is a magnificent ivory tower - an art deco masterpiece and an anachronism in the new South Africa. Like its all-white inhabitants, it ... See full summary »
41. Ella Blue (2008– )
48 min | Drama
"Ella Blue" turns back the clock to the turbulent early 1960s in South Africa and tells the story of a woman whose life is torn apart by the politics of the day. Darrell James Roodt, who ... See full summary »
42. Barren (2007)
22 min | Short, Drama
The people of the small coastal South African town have been shocked by the recent serial murders of three pregnant women in a town that has its own fair share of problems and secrets. But who is the suspect?
44. The Fall (2006)
R | 117 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
In a hospital on the outskirts of 1920s Los Angeles, an injured stuntman begins to tell a fellow patient, a little girl with a broken arm, a fantastic story of five mythical heroes. Thanks to his fractured state of mind and her vivid imagination, the line between fiction and reality blurs as the tale advances.
Votes: 102,541 | Gross: $2.28M
46. Hoppets hamn (2011)
Not Rated | 76 min | Documentary
In 1945 Irene, Ewa and Joe were among the nearly 30,000 survivors rescued from German concentration camps to the peaceful harbour town Malmö, Sweden. Here they started life again. In unique... See full summary »
47. Dear Sister (2011)
24 min | Short, Drama
Dear Sister is a short film that will be distributed freely across Africa with the intent to raise awareness about the reality of human trafficking.
48. Cape Town Soup (2010)
A staged documentary, filled with Capetonian stories and dance, about a melting pot of cultures, race and habits, of poverty and wealth.
49. On the Other Side of Life (2009)
Not Rated | 88 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama
Lucky and Bongani pretend to be cool and in the know. To survive in a Cape Town township, they learned their lessons early: where to get drugs, where to get money, how to pick up girls and ... See full summary »
70 min | Documentary
This film plunges into the lives of a group of African Americans who have come to South Africa to find the American dream.