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The surprise box office hit 'Ellen: Die storie van Ellen Pakkies' is now streaming on ShowmaxEllen: Die Storie van Ellen Pakkies, South Africa's entry for the foreign film category of the 2019 Golden Globes, is now streaming on Showmax. 30 Aug 2019 Read more

Stream these true crime docciesStream the best of true crime, including two brand-new HBO documentaries, on Showmax and DStv Now. 22 Aug 2019 Read more

New series on Showmax in AugustExpect a new crop of exclusives, as well as a bunch of shows that are fresh from DStv. Top international series and, of course, exciting local programming - it's all ready to stream. 14 Aug 2019 Read more

Zog, Triggerfish's latest award-winner, is now streaming on ShowmaxZog:
  • is based on Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler's bestselling picture book
  • is animated in Cape Town by Triggerfish (Oscar nominee Revolting Rhymes)
  • is co-directed by South African Daniel Snaddon (Stick Man)
  • stars Kit Harington (Jon Snow in Game Of Thrones)
  • won Best Animation, Shanghai International TV Festival, 2019
  • won Audience Award: 3-6 year olds, New York International Children's Film Festival, 2019
  • is based on a book named one of Booktrust's '10 Of The Best Feminist Books For Children'
  • now streaming first on Showmax in Africa 13 Aug 2019 Read more

  • Award-winning Thuli Madonsela doc arrives on Showmax just in time for Women's MonthWhispering Truth To Power, Shameela Seedat's documentary about Thuli Madonsela's last year as South Africa's public protector, is now streaming first on Showmax. 12 Aug 2019 Read more

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