Bonang Matheba's film to screen at Encounters Film Festival

A documentary that investigates the psychological effects of everyday social media.

JOHANNESBURG - The 21st Encounters South African International Documentary Festival will screen Bonang Matheba's film, Public Figure.

The festival will take place between 6-16 June in Johannesburg and Cape Town.

In a post on Instagram, Matheba said she is excited to debut the film for local viewers at the festival.

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"I saved the best for last.....🍾🥂🇿🇦 My first adventure into film-making, Public Figure, will be making its debut at the @encountersdoc Festival on the 15th and 16th June 2019 in Johannesburg and Cape Town", read the caption.

Director and film executive producer Brian Corso will join Matheba at the post-screening Q&A sessions.

The film, which was co-produced by Matheba, premiered at the Manchester International Film Festival in March.