The film commission has approved the final draft of Fin Manjoo’s screenplay.
The DOP has successfully recovered from COVID-19, while living at his home base near the epicentre of the coronavirus in Bergamo.
For months writer-director Fin Manjoo was most secretive in revealing any details about his second feature film.
“We have finished with the research, thanks to some phenomenal work from Zola Mkhize interviewing miners”
The feature fiction film has been officially selected to screen at the largest entertainment event in New Delhi, the capital of India.
The KZN Film Commission rewarded the writer-director with funding for his second feature film.
The FIPRESCI critic was discussing the best films that played in competition at the Cape Town International Film Festival (CTIFMF).
Woodwind is nominated in competition in Lisbon for Best International Feature Film and other awards. The November 2018 screening is now confirmed and has been organized a year in advance for Lisbon, Portugal. This is an unusual arrangement since festivals usually reveal their selections a month before a festival. After watching an early cut, Woodwind was…
The cut off date for films to be recognized as belonging to the 2017 calendar year is the end of September. So, with Woodwind screening in October 2017, and the commercial cinema run of the final cut coming up toward the end of the summer 2018, the film will officially be recognized as belonging to 2018…
With a few months to go to the premiere of the film, Fin Pictures has released the summary of the plot. Director Fin Manjoo reveals the reason behind timing the information for May 2017. “The previously released basic storyline was communicated even before we started editing the movie. “Since we perfected the final cut about two weeks ago, we…