Last night was the first night of the 2013 Design Indaba Film Festival, which runs every night through the 3rd of March. A new film will be screened each night in a rooftop cinema with Table Mountain as the backdrop.
A must-see on the program is Big Easy Express, which documents the extraordinary musical journey of folkrock and indie rock bands Mumford & Sons, Old Crow Medicine Show and, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros as they depart on a “tour of dreams” on a train across America. Also not to be missed: Morgan Spurlock’s latest offering, Comic-Con: Episode IV - A Fan’s Hope, travels with five attendees descending on the comic-lover's biggest annual pop culture event. Marina Abramović: The Artist is Present follows the fearless and outrageous quest of Abramović as she transforms herself into a live form of art, challenging the audience and pushing herself beyond various limits. The celebrated and influential fashion editor of Harpers Bazaar, Diana Vreeland views herself as the one and only fashion editor. Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel documents her life and her work, as somebody who defined style and beauty for a new generation.
The full schedule as well as ticket information can be found here.