Kathrada film set to broadcast nationally on DStv

A documentary, offering an emotive perspective into the life of anti-apartheid activist, Ahmed Kathrada will be broadcast on DStv’s Mzansi Magic and Mzansi Wethu during the latter part of August, and September. 


Produced by renowned South African filmmaker, Anant Singh, Ahmed Kathrada: A Man for All Seasons follows Kathrada’s extraordinary life journey as an activist, a Rivonia Trialist and a prisoner on Robben Island. The documentary also focusses on his present day activities, which includes the establishment of the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation, which devotes its work to the promotion of a non-racial society.


Kathrada’s political mentors; Rivonia Trialists including Nelson Mandela, Walter Sisulu and Denis Goldberg, fellow Robben Island prisoners and close friends and colleagues are among those featured in the documentary.


Broadcast times:

Mzansi Wethu (Channel 163) - Saturday, 29 August at 19h00

Mzansi Wethu - Wednesday, 2 September at 21h30

Mzansi Magic (Channel 161) - Thursday, 24 September (Heritage Day) at 21h30

Mzansi Wethu - Monday, 30 September at 21h30.


Date of event: 
Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 10:45


Registrations are open for this event.