Boomtown Films Est. 2001

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Unit 1
165 Main Road
Cape Town
South Africa

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T: +27 21 788 3929
T: +27 76 722 1938
F: +27 21 788 3928


Name Job title Contact Direct line
Craig Jones Executive Producer Send a message +27 828 020 557
+27 82 802 0557
Bruce Macdonald Executive Producer Send a message +27 21 788 3929
+27 83 309 0392
John Macdonald Producer Send a message +27 21 788 3929
+27 76 722 1938


Boomtown Films is a Cape Town based commercials and feature films production house.

The companies track record of producing excellence in a friendly collaborative environment spanning over a decade provides International producers great comfort in the knowledge that Boomtown’s involvement in their projects results in well cast, perfect locations and highly competent technicians which enhance the vision of the film/commercials director.

Boomtown is a preffered supplier for NESTLE Central West Afica and has produced campaigns for leading brands across the world, one being Coca Cola for the FIFA World Cup.

Boomtown’s relationships span across the world, having serviced commercials from the UK, Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic, Italy, Ghana, Nigeria, Dubai, Lebanon, USA, Canada, Germany, Switzerland and Finland.

As far as the feature film side of the business, Boomtown has produced three feature films, “The Perfect Wave” starring Scott Eastwood, Cheryl Ladd and Rachel Hendrix which was filmed in both South Africa and Bali, “Van der Merwe” which has a huge South African local talent base and just
recently the company produced the International blockbuster feature film with Pure Flix Entertainment “Samson” directed by the founding member of Boomtown Films, Bruce Macdonald and produced by Craig Jones.

“Samson” is being released internationally from February 2018 and stars Rutger Hauer, Jackson Rathbone and Billy Zane.

Boomtown has also produced three feature documentaries Springbok Nude Girls, The Parlotesn❠and the award winning “Buli” which recently received a best cinematography award in the Italian Film Festival.

In house commercials producer John Macdonald is the new addition to the team, Johnâ's credits include a series of USA commercials for HP, and several blockbuster movies Safe House, Blended to name but a few.

Languages Spoken

  • English




Production Year Role
Coca Cola 2014 Executive Producer
Mitsubishi 2013 Producer
The Perfect Wave 2012 Producer