Despite the universal, and very rom-com aesthetic of this film, it is likely to find it’s greatest appeal within the community it celebrates.
Even the prisoners at Pollsmoor prison, where they did a screening, gave the film their stamp of approval for its authentic storytelling.
"That's what they get for hiring Jimmy. You know, they got what they paid for," says Damon.
"So whatever story, I don't mean to start stuff but whatever story that was, I had the card. So, I'm not sure what happened," says Stone.
Hollywood directors named Damien Chazelle the best film director of 2016 for La La Land at a gala ceremony.
Another SA film follows the footsteps of film Shepherds and Butchers, to be screened at the prestigious 67th Berlin International ...
Directors of local film, The Wound, have come under fire from traditional leaders who labelled the movie disrespectful to the Xhosa culture.
The cast of "Hidden Figures" rocketed to the top award at a protest-laden ceremony dominated by defiance over President Trump's immigration ban.