Tebogo Malebogo

Tebogo Malebogo


Tebogo Malebogo is a UK-born writer, director and producer currently based in South Africa. His most recent film, Mthunzi, premiered at the Locarno Film Festival and the New York Film Festival in 2019. It was also awarded the Special Jury Prize at AFI Fest, and the Bronze Tanit at the Carthage Film Festival. The film went on to be screened at more than 25 festivals around the world including SXSW, Palm Springs International ShortFest, and the Chicago International Film Festival, before having its online premiere on Le Cinéma Club. Heaven Reaches Down To Earth is his second short film.


2020 Heaven Reaches Down to Earth (Short) (completed)
2019 Mthunzi (Short)
2015 Kismet (Short)
2015 Rerun (Short)

Tebogo Malebogo's films at RIFF
Heaven Reaches Down to Earth
International Shorts I
Year: 2020
We find Heaven Reaches Down to Earth at a crossroads of emerging stories: queerness in Africa, the...