Film Cape Town is a joint initiative between the City of Cape Town and the Cape Town film industry. It’s a focused project, designed to make the most of the city’s amazing locations, diverse talent pool and world class infrastructure to create a thriving and sustainable industry that’s the crown jewel of the continent.
All of the Cape Town film industry businesses participating in the Film Cape Town initiative have pledged to drive 5 important points which will ensure that they work together to create and promote a thriving industry that drives transformation, is sustainable, offers real value to its customers and champions ethical and fair business practices.
From full-length feature films to TV series, documentaries, short-format film as well as gaming, animation and more – whatever you’re looking to produce, Cape Town offers world-class skills and infrastructure.
Off the back of a severe three-year drought, the City of Cape Town has dedicated itself to saving water – with the City’s dams recovering nicely, Capetonians can truthfully claim to be the most water-savvy people on the planet.
Whether you’re looking to shoot a post-apocalyptic wasteland or a historic European city, Cape Town has it covered. We really do offer the world in one city and if you can’t find the perfect backdrop for your story – we’ll create it in the best Hollywood-style studio on the continent.