Overwhelming support for Labia campaign

IOL | Rebecca Jackman :


THE Labia Cinema’s Thundafund crowdfunding campaign is set to soon pass the R250 000 mark, two weeks after it began – ensuring the future of the 65-year-old grand dame.


SAVING GRACE: Labia Theatre owner Ludi Kraus with the cinema s oldest projector, which has been replaced by a new digital device. The cinema has turned to crowd-funding to pay for the new technology and keep the lights on.

The fund has already gone thousands of rand beyond their “tipping point” milestone of R150 000, which means they can pay off one pre-owned digital projector, ensuring “the future of independent film programming in Cape Town”…


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