Themba Baleni - Managing Director

With a background in the performing arts as actor, writer and director, two years studying film, as well as 8 years of experience working for Community Media Trust Themba clearly has a lot to offer. He has produced the HIV/AIDS awareness programme “Siyayinqoba beat it” for SABC 1, working closely with the Treatment Action Campaign. He has also written and directed documentaries like “Youth for change” for SABC 2.

Sindile Gulwa – Creative Director

Sindile is a trained actor, playwright, theatre director and filmmaker. Sindile has worked on films such as Proteus, U-Carmen eKhayelitsha, The Breed and the successful TV production, Known Gods. His documentary on award winning jazz musician Mc-Coy Mrubata was a highlight in his career. Sindile is currently working for Cape Town Community TV as a performing arts content producer and director, multi-cam director, senior cameraman, senior video editor and a studio director for live studio productions.

Simphiwe Mavuya – Marketing Director

Simphiwe  comes from a visual background and has exhibited works at the Iziko Gallery and at the Cape Art Gallery. He has worked as a Creative Director for ZGB Advertising agency after having graduated from the AAA School of Advertising. He has also worked for the department of Social Services and Poverty Alleviation.

Thabo Mvumvu – Director of photography

Thabo’s involvement in the entertainment industry has provided him with a sound knowledge and much experience in the media industry as a writer, cinematographer, producer, director and researcher.

Highlights of his career include: “Alone with giants” – a documentary about South Africa’s hidden jazz legends, the short, award winning film, “What goes around comes around” and “Hayi”, a feature film made for television.