aWLp Director, Sunu Gonera will be a speaker at this year’s Design Indaba festival in Cape Town on February 21, 2018. The festival celebrates the best speakers, music artists, and film and design exhibitions that showcase the best of global and African creative industries.

Sunu Gonera LINK

Asif directs Episodes 3 & 4 in Netflix original ‘Mindhunter’. Mindhunter premiered on October 13th to rave reviews and a second season already reported.

Asif Kapadia LINK

Shaul Schwarz’s “Muxes” Premieres

In the latest Guardian documentary, Shaul Schwarz introduces us to three muxes, people whose gender identity is unique to the Oaxaca region and the indigenous Zapoteca culture.

Shaul Schwarz LINK

This year’s Independent Filmmaker Project Gotham Awards will be hosted by John Cameron Mitchell. The ceremony will be held on November 27 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York. Congrats, John!

John Cameron Mitchell LINK

Shaul Schwarz wins an Emmy!

“A Year in Space” won an Emmy for Outstanding Science and Technology Documentary at the 38th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards last night. Congratulations Shaul!

Shaul Schwarz LINK

Asif Kapadia at Frieze London

Don’t miss Asif Kapadia at Frieze London this weekend. As a part of Frieze talk, Asif will discuss his filmmaking process with Krishnan Guru-Murthy.

Asif Kapadia LINK

With the opening of Matthew’s Vaughn’s “Kingsman: The Golden Circle” around the corner, Mr. Porter has released the exclusive Kingsman Collection.

Matthew Vaughn LINK

Aretha Franklin is one of 46 women to be featured in TIME’s Firsts, celebrating women who are the first in their field. She was the first woman to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In 2016, Gillian Laub directed a live performance of Franklin for TIME. Check it out here.

Gillian Laub LINK

Shaul Schwarz’s Trophy opens this weekend

Don’t miss “Trophy,” a film directed by Shaul Schawarz, opening this Friday at the Quad Cinema in NY. Selected screenings will be accompanied by Q&A’s with the filmmakers. The film takes an in-depth look into the powerhouse industries of big-game hunting, breeding, and wildlife conservation in the U.S. and Africa and unravels the complex consequences of treating animals as commodities. “Trophy” is an official selection of Sundance Film Festival.

Shaul Schwarz LINK

The Tale of Thomas Burberry gets Clio nod

Asif Kapadia’s “The Tale of Thomas Burberry” garnered two 2017 Clio Awards nominations – Best Direction and Best Cinematography. Winners will be announced on September 27th.

Asif Kapadia LINK