Film: Swimming Against the Tide

Film: Swimming Against the Tide

The National Health Insurance (NHI) Campaign invites you to a screening of Swimming Against the Tide, a film about the Cuban health system. The film will be followed by a discussion with the film maker about the Struggle for Health. SPEAKERS: Tom Fawthrop (film-maker)...

Interview with Khalid Shamis | by Andre Marais

The documentary Imam and I by Khalid Shamis was screened at the beginning of June at the Encounters Film Festival in Cape Town. Shamis is the grandson of the film’s protagonist, Imam Haron. He talks here about this six-year-long project, his portrait of the Imam and...

Film Reviews | by Andre Marais

The Trouble with TruthDirector: Marion Edmunds, 2010This engaging documentary tells the story of the Guardian newspaper which was banned by the Nationalist government in the 1950s as part of its general onslaught on the anti-apartheid media and anti-communist...