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Love, Communism, Revolution & Rivonia - Bram Fischer's Story
Bram Fischer's Story - Love, Communism, Revolution & Rivonia
film DVD 80min . MNETDVD-032 2006 M-NET
- Sharon Farr, producer and director of the documentary;
- Hugh Lewin, the renowned journalist who was in jail with Bram Fischer;
- Deon Maas, the controversial producer, media personality, and well-known contemporary "leftist" Afrikaner;
- Dan Roodt, co-founder of PRAAG (Pro-Afrikaans Action Group), an extra-parliamentary movement devoted to the rights of Afrikaners;
- other surprises....
Joining in will be student representatives from the University of the
After this, everyone will be able to work out whatever issues linger by dancin', arguin', on until midnight..
The evening promises to be inspirational, educational, insightful confrontational, and full of surprises!
ABOUT THE FILM:
Bram Fischer, a child of Afrikaner aristocracy, came to lead the SA Communist Party during the struggle. At the Rivonia Trial, he saved Mandela and others from execution. When all his comrades were jailed or exiled, he took a defiant solitary stand, living in disguise as apartheid's most wanted man until his capture and sentence to life imprisonment in 1966. The documentary is a personal and moving story of courage, conviction and an unswerving vision of a non-racial
ABOUT THE FILMMAKER:
Sharon Farr has researched, produced and directed 12 broadcast documentaries, hundreds of documentary inserts, about 30 international news pieces and many non-broadcast promotional and educational documentary videos over the past 15 years. She lives in
ABOUT DARKIEMENTARY FILIM NITES:
Mahala Media and DungaMunzi Films are producing this screening series every Tuesday night at the House of Nsako, screening local and international truths and fikshans through an AfriKan lenz. Dinner and drinks are served at the venue.
ABOUT THE HOUSE OF NSAKO:
The House of NsAkO is a Museum and
Fischer's Choice: A Life of Bram Fischer - Martin Meredith . 2002 JOHNATHAN BALL PUBLISHERS
Bram Fischer: Afrikaner Revolutionary - Stephen Clingman . 2000/2005 DAVID PHILIPS PUBLISHING
skakels : Bram Fischer wiki