Sat 2 July: 10am – 1pm
Bertha House, 67 – 69 Main Rd, Mowbray, Cape Town, 7700
Award-winning filmmaker, lawyer and DFA board member, Shameela Seedat, hosts Legal Tango – a conversation with filmmakers about both the common and unexpected legal challenges that arose during their filmmaking processes. Speakers include award-winning filmmaker Richard Gregory, whose film The Radical, about ‘the world’s first openly gay Imam (Muhsin Hendricks) and his fight for LGBQTI rights, involved a negotiation of various sensitive character and community relationships, as well as Thandi Davids, the renowned producer behind Senzo: Murder of a Soccer Star, a now-famous Netflix docuseries that investigated the unresolved murder of South Africa’s beloved football captain and which also opened up an array of complex and novel legal issues for the filmmakers.
Supported by Documentary Filmmakers’ Association