Roads To Olympia, a Human Rights Olympic Saga, to Premiere at the 40th year of the Durban International Film Festival

Roads To Olympia, a Human Rights Olympic Saga, to Premiere at the 40th year of the Durban International Film Festival: Durban, South Africa, July 20th, 2019: Roads to Olympia, the dramatic feature debut of New York-based, North Caucasus-born filmmaker, Ramazan Nanayev, will premiere at the Durban International Film Festival in July of 2019. The film weaves a story of three young athletes, in different parts of the world, who face adversity not only in their respective sports but in their personal lives as well. These stories show the human … [Read more...]

The ultimate space for the ‘ultimate human race’ – from Kwikspace

The ultimate space for the ‘ultimate human race’ – from Kwikspace: Kwikspace sponsored two single-wide (6 m X 2.4 m) prefabricated relocatable units for use as time-keeper offices at this year’s Comrades Marathon and another single-wide unit, which was used to house the Marathon’s co-ordinating staff. Positioned a few metres from the finish line, the Kwikspace time-keeping offices were fitted with air conditioning units ensuring a comfortable temperature for time-keepers to do their work. Burglar bars were added to the windows, which allowed … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Urban redevelopment, Durban (human scale)

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Urban redevelopment, Durban (human scale) Image by Kleinz1 These renovated houses are within the Point redevelopment area, adjacent to the Ushaka Sea World. It is good to see some architecture on a human scale. The houses used to be used by the railway/harbour officials and were in a terminal stage of disrepair before being rescued. … [Read more...]

Durban Image: New stunt with ‘human trees’

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. New stunt with 'human trees' Image by Oxfam International Find out more about Oxfam's work at UN climate summit 2011 in Durban, South Africa Credit: Ainhoa Goma/Oxfam … [Read more...]