It is an effortless weaving of the politics of the apartheid state, the Transkei, liberation movements, and chiefly politics into an interconnected narrative of shifting power relations
In death, as in life, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela divided opinions. This documentary is the first film to tell the story of her life from her own point of view in a substantial and artistic way
Music has always been at the forefront and the arts still need to ask ‘Who are we?’ and speak truth to power
For South Africans aspiring to freedom, jazz was protest music. In struggle, jazz offered shared, collective messages of black intellectual attainment – and beauty.
The “President’s Keepers” has, within a week, become a global best seller, helped partly by attempts by South Africa’s State Security Agency to stop its publication.