An African solar powered mobile cinema*Interactive Screenings *Media Training Workshops*Turning Solar Power into Social Impact

Sunshine Cinema is a mobile cinema that converts solar power into social impact. Through screening various types of dynamic educational, interactive content, & media training workshops, we address social and environmental challenges through community partnerships. Since 2013 we have screened to over 6000 direct audience members across Southern Africa.

What do we offer?


We provide solar power for Green events in partnership with MLT Drives.
We partner with distribution channels to take media content where it matters.
We run media training workshops developing local storytelling skills.
We produce online content and showcase Virtual Reality immersive media.

Depending on your needs, and the scale of the event we can develop packages to suit.

Who Are We?

Sunshine Cinema was built by storytellers, visual anthropologists, media makers and designers. We believe our media training workshops & screenings create a powerful platform for networking, knowledge transfer, and most importantly a soapbox for diverse voices & stories TO BE HEARD
photos and videos of past Sunshine Cinema events
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    Virtual Reality Content & Interactive Screenings
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    Visual Media Training – in South Africa, Zambia & Zanzibar
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    Solar Encounters
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    A solar powered Alternative Distribution Platform
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    Sunshine Cinema Sun Bus on the road
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    Sunshine Cinema Roadshow to 21st AIDS Conference, Durban
    Sunshine Cinema Screening in Langa during Redbull Amaphiko
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    sunshine cinema and partners tour 2015
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    Sunshine Cinema shipping container screening in Langa
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Talk to us!

We'd love to hear from you!
You can send us a general message through our website or on our active social media channels, or if you'd like to speak to one of us in particular, you can get in touch via the contact form.

CoFounder: Sydelle Willow Smith
+2779 477 2997 / 19 Glynville Terrace, Gardens, Cape Town
South Africa

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