The Digital Film Industry in Cape Town

The Digital Film Industry in Cape Town
  • 16th March 2017
    16:00 - 17:30

Triggerfish are now the largest digital animation studio in Africa and produce their own content and collaborate with Disney and the BBC on animated films and TV Shows. Their films are among the biggest grossing South African Films of all time and include Zambezia and Khumba. Their most recent work was their multi-award winning film Stickman for the BBC.

Black Ginger are a digital animation and digital visual effects production company best known for their work on the latest Resident Evil, Avengers Age of Ultron, Mad Max Fury Road, Homeland 4 and many commercials that you will recognise including those for Cadbury (Bubbly) and Allan Gray (The Letter).

Following a short presentation on their work both Stuart Forrest and Marc Bloch will discuss the development of digital content in Cape Town, the opportunities that brings for job creations and how you can grow your business in this sector to either create your own content or collaborate with existing content providers.

Speaker: Stuart Forrest, the CEO of Triggerfish Animation and March Bloch the CEO of Black Ginger

Secretariat: Mary Jean Thomas-Johnson on 021 402 4300 or email



Dreyersdal Farm Road, Bergvliet, Cape Town, Western Cape, 7945, South Africa