These are articles about Cape Town Film Studios that were published in newspapers and magazines. Click on any article below to read the article in PDF format.


weekend argus

City film studios ‘among world’s best’

("Weekend Argus",  May 15 2016)

The Times

Lights, sound, action

("The Times", January 14 2016)




Cape Town Film Studios: South Africa's Portal To Hollywood

("Western Cape Top 300 Companies", 2015)



The Callsheet

Hollywood Heavyweights Swoon Over SA's Skills

("The Callsheet", Issue4 2014)

The Callsheet

Locations - South Africa Has What You Need in 2014

("The Callsheet", Issue3 2014)

The Callsheet

Africa's best studios

("The Callsheet", Issue2 2014)

Cape Argus

Cape filming opens Hollywood eyes

("Weekend Argus", 03 March 2014)

The Callsheet

Nico Dekker - Moulding Africa's Film Destiny

("The Callsheet", January 2014)



Ligte, kamera, Nico Dekker, aksie!

("Beeld", 01 December 2012)


'n Franse stad verrys in die Kaap

("Rapport", 24 November 2012)

 Financial Mail

Aiming for the big time

("Forbes", July 2012)

 Forbes Africa

Picture This

("Forbes Africa", July 2012)

Mail & Guardian

Showtime for South Africa

("Mail & Guardian", 20 January 2012)

021 Magazine

Animating the Economy - Nico Dekker

("021 Magazine", 17 January 2012)



Cape Town Film Studios Emerges as Global Brand

("The Callsheet", September 2011)

The Hollywood Reporter

Global Studios

("The Hollywood Reporter", 5 May 2011)

The Hollywood Reporter

Made in South Africa

("The Hollywood Reporter", 5 May 2011)

Time Magazine

Africa's Starring Role

("Time Magazine", 10 April 2011)

South African Tourism Update

Cape Town marries tourism and film

("Southern African Tourism Update" industry magazine, Feb/March 2011)

Indwe in-flight magazine

Shooting For The Stars

("Indwe" inflight magazine, Jan 2011)


Cape Argus

Africa catapulted into world of 3D

("Cape Argus", 10 Dec 2010)

Screen Africa

CT Film Studios snares major film

("Screen Africa", Sept 2010)

Cape Times

Production begins at new city film studios

("Cape Times", 26 Aug 2010)

Die Burger

Vervaardigers van ‘Judge Dredd’ sê ja vir nuwe Kaapse rolprent-ateljee

("Die Burger", 25 Aug 2010)


Kamera! Ligte! Aksie! Fliekfabriek!

('Rapport', 21 Augustus 2010)

City Press

Hollywood comes to SA

('City Press', 22 August 2010)

Die Burger

Ligte, Kamera Aksie! kom in Somerset Wes 

('Die Burger', 10 Augustus 2010)


Los Angeles Times

South Africa in the Hollywood eye

('Los Angeles Times', 8 November 2009)

Cape Argus

Hollywood eyes Cape's R430m film studios

('Cape Argus', 7 November 2009)


Hollywood Comes to Faure, Boost for Boland

('Bolander', 2 September 2009)

Cape Argus

City film studio vision becomes a reality at last

('Cape Argus', 26 August 2009)

Die Burger

Bouwerk aan filmateljee by Faure vorder fluks

('Die Burger', 26 Augustus 2009)

Cape Times

Excitement as Cape Town Film Studios takes shape

('Cape Times', 26 August 2009)

Screen Africa

A Cannes 2009 Diary

('ScreenAfrica Magazine', 9 July 2009)

Cape Argus

Steel skeletons the start of city's new film studio

('Cape Argus', 12 June 2009)

Mango Juice in-flight magazine

When Tinseltown comes to Cape Town

('Mango Juice', in-flight magazine, April 2009)


Kaapwood op pad

('Sondag', April 2009)

Cape Argus

'Big Moment' as dreamworld takes shape

('Cape Argus', 18 March 2009)


South Africa Gets own Hollywood

('Sowetan', 14 Jan 2009)

The Star

Cape Film studio will be Africa's largest

('The Star', 14 Jan 2009)

Cape Times Hope runs high for mega spin-offs, including crew training, from Cape Town Film Studios   ('Cape Times', 14 Jan 2009)

Colossal Film

CTFS unveils forthcoming attractions

('', magazine Dec 2008)

Colossal Film

Profile: Nico Dekker Interview

('', magazine Dec 2008)

Sawobona inflight magazine

Hollywood South African Style

('Sawubona', SAA in-flight Magazine Dec 2008)

Cape Argus

Film Studios launched in Faure

('Cape Argus', 02 Dec 2008)

The Callsheet

Nico Dekker on Cape Town Film Studios

('The Callsheet' magazine, Nov 2008)

Screen Africa

Cape Town Film Studios Ready for Action!

('Screen Africa' magazine, Oct 2008)

Die burger

Aksie! in 2010 by Kaapse filmateljees

('Die Burger', 03 Dec 2008)

Cape Times

Film studios, digital-media hub launched at Faure

('Cape Times', 02 Dec 2008)

Cape Argus

Spectacular R1m opening for Dreamworld

('Weekend Argus', 29 Nov 2008)

Cape Times

Huge interest as work set to begin on city film studio

('Cape Times', 09 Oct 2008)

Screen Africa

Cape Town Film Studios appoints CEO

('Screen Africa' magazine, Oct 2008)

Weekend Argus

Team chosen to drive city's film studio

('Weekend Argus', 04 Oct 2008)

Cape Argus

Lights, camera, action at last

('Cape Argus', 02 Oct 2008)

Cape Times

Construction set to begin on city's R430m Hollywood-style studio project

('Cape Times', 29 Sept 2008