Watch the trailer for an upcoming film Lost In Transmission by Jasyn Howes, set in 1994 South Africa, about a physics professor who withdraws into his own world obsessed with making extra terrestrial contact from his back yard radio lab.

Lost in Transmission - Teaser from Jasyn Howes on Vimeo.

Hi.

Thank you for your interest in my work as an actor.
This site is a resource and an archive. I am building it when I have the chance.

In the spirit of collaboration,
Francis

News Feed

February 2015 SCRIBBLINGS screens at Berlinale, Germany

February 2015 Rehearsals begin for COCK, a play by Mike Bartlett

January 2015 Book of Negroes airs on CBC

October 2014 Will be shooting this and, deep breath, this

September 2014 IMPUNITY premieres at TIFF, I can’t go :(

September 2014 Shoot SCRIBBLINGS, a short film by Oscar Barby with DIFF best actress winner and wonder Chi Mhende

August 2014 After gruelling callback with Gavin Hood, am confirmed on EYE IN THE SKY with Helen Mirren

August 2014 Love The One you Love Wins 3 categories at DIFF

August 2014 Shoot LOST IN TRANSMISSION, a short film by Jasyn Howes with Terry Norton and Emily Child

February-March 2014/ - Shooting Book of Negroes, for CBC, Cape Town.

January 2014/ - Listed on South African Actors To Look Out For on IMDb

October-November 2013/ - Shooting Mandela’s Gun, Johannesburg

July-August 2013/ Shooting Echo Beach, Johannesburg.

June 2013/ Shooting Spud 3, prepping for Echo Beach RSA indie feature.

June 2013/ Shooting The Message in Johannesburg.

April 2013/ 8 Billion screens at the Gulf Film Festival

16 March 2013/ Francis attends SAFTA’s where Crimes Uncovered wins best News and Actuality.

January - March 2013/ Cardenio runs Maynardville Open Air Theatre in Cape Town , 4 Stars in Cape Argus.

November 2013/ Premiere of 8 Billion at 4th Annual Doha TriBeCa Film Festival in Qatar.