Free Women Films (FWF) is a multiple award-winning South African Film and TV production company specializing in fiction and non-fiction storytelling. We have been at the forefront of creating original and innovative content for the African continent and beyond. FWF was formed in November 2013, and is a fully-fledged female-owned level 1 BBBEE company, Judi Nwokedi (Executive Director), Tsholo Mashile (Executive Producer) Kamscilla Naidoo (Executive Head of Development), and Carolyn Carew (Executive Producer).
We pride ourselves in having produced some of South Africa’s feature films The Number and Farewell Ella Bella, (supervising producer on Sew The Winter To My Skin)
2016/2017 “Farewell Ella Bella” written and directed by Lwazi Mvusi and produced by Tsholo Mashile, executive produced by Carolyn Carew and Kamscilla Naidoo, Premiered July 2018 Durban International Film Festival, Zanzibar Film Festival, AFRIFF, African Film Festival Edinburgh, and others..
2016/2017 “The Number” - based on an award-winning Book by Jonny Steinberg, produced by Carolyn Carew, with Executive Producers Tsholo Mashile, Anant Singh, Sanjeev Singh (VideoVision Entertainment) . Premiered Toronto International Film Festival 2017