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    Download case study of 2021-2023 South African Spark Impact Programme.

    Sunshine Cinema works across Southern Africa in:

    South Africa:

    East London, Mthatha, Lusikisiki and Gqeberha (Eastern Cape);

    Harrismith, Bloemfontein, Sasolburg, Noordhoek and Qwa Qwa (Free State);

    Jane Furse, Dennilton, Sekhukhune, Lebowakgomo, Makgokong, Mankweng, Botlokwa and Eldorado Village (Limpopo);

    Lime Acres, Postmasburg, Kimberley (Northern Cape);

    Mbombela, Emalahleni, Driefontein, Msogwaba, Matibidi Village, Kwaggafontein, Mashishing and Middelburg (Mpumalanga);

    Klerksdorp, Mmabatho, Mahikeng and Vryburg  (North West); Lorentzville, Atteridgeville, Orange Farm, Soweto and Alexandra (Gauteng); eSikhawini, Empangeni, Manguzi,

    Pietermaritzburg, Umlazi, Estcourt and Intshanga (KwaZulu Natal);

    Khayelitsha, Parklands, Robertson, Kuils River, Gugulethu, Grabouw, Vrygond and City of Cape Town (Western Cape) .

    Zimbabwe: Gweru, Lupane, Gwanda, Bulawayo and Beitbridge.

    Malawi: Thyolo and Mulanje Districts.

    Kenya: Rural areas of Lake Victoria and Masai Mara.

    What Is Our
    Impact Solution?

    The Sunbox – a portable cinema powered by solar energy and packed with a collection of compelling African films that ignites discussions and promotes active citizenship.

    The Sunbox includes:

    •  a micro projector,
    • solar system,
    • speaker,
    • screen and
    • award-winning  African fiction and documentary films.

    At Sunshine Cinema, we prioritise purpose over profit when selecting our projects. Our partnerships are with organisations and individuals who share our ethical values and are committed to creating impact. We strive to share stories that inspire audiences globally to engage in positive social change.