Fin Pictures perfects international release of Woodwind

Fin Pictures is releasing an updated version of the film for the international release. Woodwind was finally perfected for international audiences on 30 November 2017, and the workings of this information has been kept under wraps until now. This final version has now been approved, having a running time of 106 minutes (1h46), significantly 30 minutes shorter … Continue reading Fin Pictures perfects international release of Woodwind

Interview in the cinema with Fine Music Radio’s Stephen Aspeling

Fine Music Radio’s film expert Stephen Aspeling, known as Spling interviewed Woodwind director Fin Manjoo and cinematographer Nicolas Joray. The reviewer caught up with our crew at the Cape Town International Film Market and Festival, where Woodwind screened in competition. You can read the full interview on Spling’s website here. Line Producer Ivana Neskovic took … Continue reading Interview in the cinema with Fine Music Radio’s Stephen Aspeling

The Callsheet & Screen Africa – FIPRESCI critic: Woodwind is SA’s best film

Film Professor Martin Botha is the only Southern African member of the International Federation of Film Critics, the organization world renowned to send the most respected critics in world cinema to festivals (FIPRESCI: Fédération Internationale de la Presse Cinématographique). Here’s what Botha had to say about Woodwind, the feature film by debutant director Fin Manjoo. … Continue reading The Callsheet & Screen Africa – FIPRESCI critic: Woodwind is SA’s best film

Woodwind Premiere: Like a post modern music concert

The music of Woodwind would normally be categorized as Western Classical or Indian Classical Music, but it was the unique composition of Bonifaz’s music by Stefan Fraunberger that resonated late into the night. Cape Town packed the theatre with full attendance for the very first showing of director Fin Manjoo’s film and it received an … Continue reading Woodwind Premiere: Like a post modern music concert

Fin Pictures releases new poster and Manjoo on the Cape Town film scene

The new Woodwind poster has been released especially for film festivals; it is designed and photographed by Marcel Duvenage.   With Woodwind opening at the Cape Town International Film Festival on October 16, director Fin Manjoo speaks for the first time about the movie’s selection in competition. “Cape Town is just the beginning in Woodwind‘s … Continue reading Fin Pictures releases new poster and Manjoo on the Cape Town film scene