FIRST LOOK | New Showmax original Skemerdans filming at iconic Cape Town nightclub | Channel

Showmax has announced that a new original drama, Skemerdans is in production.

2020-10-21 09:32:00 AM

FIRST LOOK | New Showmax original Skemerdans filming at Club Galaxy in Cape Town (ShowmaxOnline)

Showmax has announced that a new original drama, Skemerdans is in production.

) is executive producer and showrunner and is co-directing alongside Ephraim Gordon (Sara Se Geheim, Suidooster).Filming is taking place along Voortrekker Road and at Club Galaxy in Rylands which is doubling as both The Oasis and the Adams brothers’ strip club, The Velvet Room. Safta-winning director of photography Chris Lotz (

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Jan) is shooting mostly between dusk and dawn, leaning into the shadows, silhouettes and neon lighting that make the locations perfect for a noir series.   "We wrote the story with Galaxy and Voortrekker Road in mind. We wanted to take these completely local settings and give them the same treatment we associate with LA noir, to make them feel as cinematic and iconic."

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