Monthly Archives: April 2014

Youth Outreach Screening with Equal Education

On Sunday the 27th of April, a special youth outreach screening of Miners Shot Down took place at Sizwe Secondary School in Germiston, South Africa. The screening was arranged in collaboration with Equal Education, which is a movement of learners, … Continue reading

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Youth Screening and Panel Discussion at the CTICC

After the enormous success of the first screening at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), the Bertha Foundation together with Encounters, decided to fund another special screening of Miners Shot Down. Photo’s by Jacqui van Staden

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Response to Outreach Screening

On behalf of TAC let me take this opportunity and thank you for a wonderful work that you have done today, you have demonstrated to us what activism is all about. Today you have afforded us as TAC an opportunity … Continue reading

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Rehad Desai speaks at The Gathering

The special election edition of the annual Daily Maverick’s conference, The Gathering, took place today, 10 April, to a full house at the Lyric Theatre in Gold Reef City Casino, Johannesburg. An impressive collection of some of South Africa’s most … Continue reading

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Growing Social Resistance in South Africa

The African National Congress (ANC), led during the 1990s by the late Nelson Mandela, is projected to be reelected in South Africa’s May 7, 2014 national election by a wide margin, probably with between 50 and 60 percent of the … Continue reading

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Another Fundraiser Screening at The Bioscope

Johannesburg’s only independent movie cinema, The Bioscope, will be hosting a second screening of Miners Shot Down on Thursday the 1st of May 2014. This special screening is a fundraiser, with proceeds going towards The Marikana Support Campaign. The previous … Continue reading

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Encounters/Bertha Host Youth Screening at the CTICC

After the enormous success of the first screening at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), the Bertha Foundation and Encounters Documentary Festival have decided to fund another special screening of Miners Shot Down at the same venue that will be … Continue reading

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