MINERS SHOT DOWN

South Africa 2014 – Director: Rehad Desai – Original language: Various – Subtitles: English

With kind support from iRepresent International Documentary Film Festival.


REHAD DESAI – Cape Town After 20 years in exile, the South African returned to his homeland in 1990. Since 1997 the social historian and former print journalist has been working the television and film business. Today he is the director of his own production company in Johannesburg. He is the founder of the human rights film festival, TriContinental, and acts as a spokesperson and activist for the Marikana Support Campaign.

BATTLE FOR JOHANNESBURG, SA 2010, 72 Min.
BORN INTO STRUGGLE, SA 2004, 74 Min.


Writer: Rehad Desai, Anita Khanna. Camera: Nicolaas Hofmeyr, Shadley Lombard, Jonathan Kovel. Sound: President Kapa. Editing: Menno Boerema, Ruben van der Hamen, Kerryn Assaizky, Megan Gill, Steen Johannessen. Music: Philip Miller. Production: Uhuru Productions. Producer: Anita Khanna. Length: 86 min.

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