We are Anaphora!

Anaphora Films is a registered television and video production company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. A breakaway of Happy Brown Babies Production.
Anaphora Films specializes in the production of documentary films, branded content, corporate videos and dramatic films.
We specialize in production servicing, content research, writing, project development, overall production and direction of film and television property.

About Sifiso

award winning Producer/Director. Sifiso worked extensively as writer and content producer on SABC talk and magazine shows. After studying Film at Monash University, Khanyile directed Spiderman and Romeo, a ground breaking short documentary about the thrills and dangers of train surfing which screened at numerous local and international festivals and shown on BBC, and Sechuan TV (China). Khanyile also worked as local producer on numerous foreign productions, and produced for ABC News (America) for 4 years between 2012 and 2015. Khanyile produced his first drama film ‘His majesty’s Building (2012)’ and also completed a feature documentary on struggle icon Andrew Mlangeni (2014) and directed his feature debut, 'Uprise!' which has been selected in 14 international film festivals and won Best South African Documentary at the Jozi Film Festival. His most recent work has just won 'best documentary' at 14th Edition of Dieciminuti Film Festival in Italy. Sifiso is currently directing ‘The Prophetess’ his debut drama. He is a judge at the South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTA) and has been jury member of the International Emmy Awards Competition.



Spiderman and Romeo

Prisoner 46764: The Untold Legacy

The Crown Versus Mafavuke Ngcobo

The Dossier


On Location

The Prophetes


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