Mandla Dube

Mandla Dube
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Kalushi - telling the story of a hero


Mandlankayise Walter Dube (Director/Producer/Co-Screenwriter) is a writer and an award-winning South African cinematographer. His diverse work includes documentaries, shorts, theatre and feature films. He also produced music videos for Sony, City of Tshwane, and the South African Post Office. Mandla’s work in feature films includes Tsotsi, The Italian Job, Strike Back, Angel Heart, and Umtunzi we Ntaba. His recent feature film ‘Kalushi’ won Best Film of South Africa, Best Original Song at the RapidLion Film Festival and also won the Chairman’s Award at the Zanzibar International Film Festival. Thabo Rametsi won Best Actor at the BRICS Film Festival.