We know how complicated the decision can be to buy gear – so we make gear choices simple and easy!


Whether you need a whole technical setup or a single radio mic, we’ve got it all in our rentals department.

Digital Tailoring

We love tinkering – and that’s why we are one of the best at building custom solutions for your unique needs.

About Us

October 2014 heralded the return of Frank into the facilities market, but with a new focus. Sales, Archiving and Rentals.

The Magic Lightbox still works from the same ethic as incorporated in Magus back in 1989 – today’s runner is tomorrow’s producer – and everyone has an integral and equal part to play in the ongoing success of our industry. South Africa has the second oldest Film Industry in the world, and with eleven official languages, there are no limits to communicating with each other in new and exciting vibrant ways.

Recent News

New Gear

Introducing the Aputure AL-MW

The Aputure Amaran AL-MW Mini LED Light is a compact 5600K daylight-balanced video light that packs many outstanding features in its small form. It’s designed with chip-on-board

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Interesting Finds

70MM of Hateful

I was lucky enough to be one of the projectionists to work on the 70mm roadshow for “The Hateful Eight” and this is what I

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Special Measures & Precautions

Due to the current Level 4 Lockdown in SA, the following arrangements have been put in place:

  1. We are in posession of a CIPC Essential Services Certificate – which means we are able to provide you with services should you require, however:
  2. Please note that you will need to supply us with your Essential Servives Certificate at the time of booking. We are not able to assist or release any equipment to companies without one.
  3. No unannounced walk-ins will be allowed in the office. Please book your equipment beforehand by emailing
  4. You will be required to undergo a screening process before entering our office.

We look forward to helping you through this time,
The MAGIC Team