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Southern Africa Media Center

Overview
Works: 18 works in 38 publications in 1 language and 448 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biography  History  Drama  Biographical films  Interviews  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Internet videos 
Classifications: HQ1800.5, 968
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Most widely held works by Southern Africa Media Center
Generations of resistance by Peter Davis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary using archival photographs, newsreel footage, and interviews to chronicle the quest by black South Africans for economic viability and individual freedom
The cry of reason Beyers Naudé : an Afrikaner speaks out( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronicle of the singular spiritual and political journey of the Rev. C.F. Beyers Naudé, from trusted pastor to the Afrikaner élite, to staunch supporter of the freedom movement. An eloquent and impassioned reflection upon the agony of South Africa
Witness to apartheid by Sharon Sopher( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents terrorism practiced against black children and students by the South African police and army
Children of apartheid( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Cronkite hosts this piece on young people in South Africa. Interviews with black and white youth, including Zindzi Mandela and Roxanne Botha, daughters of imprisoned ANC leader Nelson Mandela and President P.W. Botha respectively, highlight the program. A look at the country's troubled present and at those who will shape its future
Mandela( Visual )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how Winnie Mandela, wife of Nelson Mandela, the symbol of Black South Africa's ongoing struggle to overthrow the tyrannies of apartheid, has become, in her own right, a strong force in the freedom movement. Documentary footage, stills, and narration reveal the cruel realities of life for Blacks in their partitioned country and focus on pivotal civil rights events that have either influenced, or been organized by, the Mandelas
Corridors of freedom( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1981, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Botswana, Lesotho, Swaziland, Angola, Mozambique, and Zimbabwe initiated the Southern African Development Coordination Conference (SADCC), a novel attempt at regional cooperation to free themselves from South Africa's stranglehold over the region and raise living standards. But South Africa commandos and mercenaries repeatedly sabotage their work
South Africa belongs to us five portraits of women under apartheid( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits of five ordinary black women and interviews with four women leaders including Winnie Mandela. There are scenes from their work and home life in black reserves or in sex-segregated barracks built for migrant workers. The film also depicts the struggle of black women for human dignity in the face of apartheid
No middle road to freedom( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In December, 1982 South African commandos attacked the capitol of neighboring Lesotho, killing 42 civilians and ANC exiles. This film is set against the commemoration service the black community held to recognize all those who have fallen in the struggle against apartheid
Girls apart( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compares the lives and opinions of two South African teenage girls from well-to-do families: a black girl from Soweto and a white girl from Johannesburg
The Southern Africa Media Center : a project of California Newsreel 1981-1982( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Namibia Africa's last colony( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes social conditions in Namibia, including health, housing and education, for blacks under the system of apartheid imposed by South Africa
Woza Albert! by Percy Mtwa( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The play discusses what it would be like if Christ returned to South Africa. This cassette discusses and has long excerpts of the play, and explains how the play represents black oppression in South Africa
Together/against apartheid : what you can do today to help stop apartheid tomorrow-- : a project of the Southern Africa Media Center by Southern Africa Media Center( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Together/against apartheid : what you can do today to help stop apartheid tomorrow-- : a project of the Southern Africa Media Center by Southern Africa Media Center( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of despair Ithuseng( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video shows activities of Ithuseng (help yourself) Community Health Centre at Lenyenye, Tzaneen, Transvaal. Dr. Mamphele Ramphele narrates the problems of the South African people. The problems include malnutrition and other poverty-related diseases. Ithuseng was built in the spirit of a movement which celebrates the dignity and resistance of the people
[Publications relating to Southern Africa Media Center]( Book )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontline Southern Africa corridors of freedom / from the Southern Africa Media Center and California Newsreel( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the patterns of Africa's dependence and unequal trade back to colonialism. Examines the Southern African Development Coordination Conference's attempts to rationalize industrialization, coordinate marketing and build a regional infrastructure of trade among African nations
Destructive engagement( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how the civil war in South Africa affects the neighboring countries of Angola, Mozambique, Zambia, and Zimbabwe, in billions of dollars of damage to buildings and in terms of the human pain and suffering of these countries' populations
 
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Alternative Names
California Newsreel (Firm). Southern Africa Media Center

Languages
English (38)