the rudeboy collective


The Rudeboy Collective is a group of creative mavericks who offer a premium film production service.

Through collaborative work, their vision is to bring a wealth of knowledge, ability and creativity to every project, collectively disrupting the status quo and creating work that is truly remarkable, beautiful and memorable.

The Rudeboy Collective is not new at this; the five founding partners have all been in the game for over two decades and bring a wealth of experience to any project.

Directors Rob Malpage and Mpho Twala have helped shape the culture and subculture in South Africa; having worked on projects such as Yizo Yizo, Hennessy Africa and Die Antwoord. Producers Cat Lindsay, Monareng Makwetla and Sabelo Mahlangu have hundreds of productions under their belts, with international jobs such as Nike, BMW and Hennessy to South African multi-award winners such as Absa, SA Tourism and Revlon SA, to mention but a few.

We offer the following services: Above the line traditional TV commercials; Content work; Branded content work; Photography; Virtual Reality; and international film and photographic productions.



Traditional TV Commercials.
Cool Branded Content Film.
Stills Photography.
Service International Productions.
Holistic Visual Campaign Management.


Rob is one of the industry’s leading cinematographers turned director. A tenacious, perfectionist, he continues to direct and shoot most of his commercials for which he has been locally and internationally recognised.

Former producer turned creative filmmaker Mpho Twala has a deep desire to create films that are significant. His infectious personality, creative spirit and abundant talent have earned him a formidable reputation in the industry.


Cat Lindsay

Cat Lindsay exudes a sense of calm, bringing harmony and order to the chaos that is a film production. Cat is organized and meticulous and loves the process of driving a project from conception to completion.


Monareng Makwetla has a deep love for the African film industry and enjoys watching a project come to life. Monareng believes people are key to the creative process and lives according to an ethos of humility and respect.

sabelo mahlangu

Sabelo Mahlangu’s passion is story telling and bringing ideas to life, from the creative to the productive. He believes his job is to understand what a client is looking for and convert that into a great product.