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Ek Sê
Weekdays at 16H00

Catch CTV's kwaai and funky youth show Ek Sé every weekday from 4-5pm. Meet our up-and-coming local talent, chat about burning issues and keep up with the latest trends. The show's new season starts in March 2014. 

This week's Highlights

14 July 2014
How I Became An Elephant
The documentary follows a fourteen year-old girl from suburban California on her quest to save the world’s largest land mammals; a quest that takes her halfway across the globe and face-to-face with the gentle giants she aims to save.

15 July 2014
Soul City: When The Music Stops

Jeremiah and Monalisa seem to be happily married. He is a deacon in the church and she sings in the church choir. But underneath they are trapped in an unhappy marriage - until one day Monalisa is forced to make the hardest choice of her life.

16 July 2014
Centrefold/What the Experts Say
An animated doumentary film presenting the stories of three women who have had a labiaplasty (cosmetic surgery on the vagina).

17 July 2014
Invisible Children
The documentary depicts the abduction of children who are used as child soldiers by Joseph Kony and his Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) in Uganda. This film centres around a group of Ugandan children who walk miles every night to places of refuge in order to avoid abduction by the LRA.

Local is lekker

The next 48hOURS
Thursdays at 19H00 and Saturdays at 18H30

Find out what's happening in Cape Town - the thrilling sports, glittering celebrities and fun-filled events that make this jewel of Africa come alive! Explore the city's high life with 48hOURs TV.

18 July 2014

Hollywood Makeover
The shows were created to help teenagers considering a career in the film or broadcast industry. The show covers lighting for a film, choosing the right camera for a film, mixing and editing music for a broadcast project, working with actors and actresses, choosing the right location, supplying food for your cast and crew and much more

19 July 2014
Sound Tracks: Music Without Borders
Sound Tracks is a musical adventure -- a new series we are producing for PBS that roams America and the world in search of the most compelling music, musicians and singers. Produced by The Talbot Players and KQED, San Francisco, Sound Tracks tells the stories behind the music and profiles the artists who create it.

20 July 2014
Bill Price: Dealing With People
When top executives and CEO's are tired of sameness of success and want to go the next level they call Executive Coaching takes executive teams to the next level of roll out of their strategy while enhancing the potential and performance of their teams

Hot docs

Tuesday at 22:30

Life In Japan


In this documentary a variety of foreigners tell about their experiences, likes and dislikes. It's not a complete picture of Japan of course. You will see the country through the eyes of a few, mostly western, foreign residents, who have stayed in Japan between a few months and several decades.

Newsletter - March 2014
Keep up with what's happening at CTV and read our latest newsletter. Click here to read.


Cape Town TV is available free-to-air in Cape Town and on DStv. The channel reaches around two million viewers each month.


Tune in to Cape Town

CTV comes to you on two free-to-air frequencies in Cape Town, as well as nationally on DStv ch263. 

In Cape Town you can pick it up on outdoor UHF aerials (the grid type), provided that you have line-of-sight of the transmitter site atop Tygerberg hills.

Just tune your TV set using the 'channel search' function on the setup menu. Do an automatic channel scan and your system will find the CTV signals. 

If you are a DSTV subscriber, tune in to channel 263. You'll find it on the Easy View, Access, Family, Compact, Extra & Premium packages in South Africa and Lesotho.

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