Dear Mandela OVEE chat

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Welcome

Join Black Public Media for an OVEE chat about Dear Mandela at 1pm PST/4pm EST!

Watch a trailer of the film and a behind-the-scenes interview with the filmmakers, as well as a clip from the film. Discuss the issues the film brings up such as around rights to housing.

The filmmakers Dara Kell and Christopher Nizza will be joining us during the chat! You'll be able to directly interact with them and ask them questions about the film.

About the film:

Almost two decades after the end of apartheid three young activists living in a shanty town take the South African government to court for forced evictions in their township, fighting political odds that put even their lives at risk.

The film will be broadcasting on season 5 of AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange on the World Channel tonight at 4pm PST/7pm EST.

Video Descriptions

AfroPoP - Dear Mandela (Trailer)

Premieres January 29th on the WORLD Channel. Almost two decades after the end of apartheid three young activists living in a shanty town take the South African government to court for forced evictions in their township, fighting political odds that put even their lives at risk. Directed by Dara Kell and Christopher Nizza.

AfroPoP - Dear Mandela Filmmaker Chat

Premieres January 29th on the WORLD Channel. Almost two decades after the end of apartheid three young activists living in a shanty town take the South African government to court for forced evictions in their township, fighting political odds that put even their lives at risk. Directed by Dara Kell and Christopher Nizza.

AfroPoP - Dear Mandela

Premieres January 29th on the WORLD Channel. Almost two decades after the end of apartheid three young activists living in a shanty town take the South African government to court for forced evictions in their township, fighting political odds that put even their lives at risk. Directed by Dara Kell and Christopher Nizza.

Duration: 61min 26sec

Moderators

  • Hena

    Programs Associate at Black Public Media

  • Kar Yin

Panelists

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