The M-Net Movies Zone on DStv is adding a Kids Club movie festival for the December holidays while kykNET is returning the fliekNET pop-up channel.
M-Net Movies Zone (DStv 139) is adding a Kids Club movie festival on the TV channel from 7 December and will be showing movies for kids, daily during the end-of-year holiday period into January.
The movie festival will kick off on 7 December and run until 6 January 2019. From Sundays to Fridays M-Net Movie Zone will show films aimed at a youth audience between 06:00 and 17:00.
On Saturdays M-Net Movies Zone will run youth-focused films between 05:00 and 19:00.
M-Net says parents and older viewers are welcome to watch the films with younger viewers, with the film line-up that includes movies like Adventures of Shark Boy and Lava Girl, Problem Child, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Jr, Stuart Little 2, Mirror Mirror and Muppets from Outer Space.
OH SCHUCKS, fliekNET
Meanwhile kykNET is returning the fliekNET (DStv 198) pop-up film channel that will once again be running from 16 December to 6 January 2019.
Comedian and hidden camera prankster Leon Schuster’s film catalogue will be on fliekNET, including films like You Must be Joking, There’s a Zulu on my Stoep, Sweet ‘n Short, and Oh Schucks, it’s Schuster!
fliekNET will also broadcast films like Faan se Trein, ‘n Paw Paw vir my Darling, Mooirivier, Pad na jou Hart, Klein Karoo, Vir die Voëls, Vaselinetjie, Treurgrond and Noem my Skollie.
Kids films on fliekNET include Khumba, Heidi, Die Sneeukoningin, Maya die By, Jou Romeo, Die Pro and Strikdas. Classic Afrikaans films on fliekNET include Die Storie van Klara Viljee, Katrina, Liefste Madelein, Ma skryf Matriek and Agter Elke Man.