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Southern Africa Media Center

Overview
Works: 19 works in 40 publications in 1 language and 392 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biography  Biographical films  Interviews  History  Film catalogs  Short films 
Classifications: HQ1800.5, 968
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Most widely held works by Southern Africa Media Center
The cry of reason : Beyers Naudé : an Afrikaner speaks out by Robert S Bilheimer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronicle of the singular spiritual and political journey of the Rev. C.F. Beyers Naud'e, from trusted pastor to the Afrikaner 'elite, to staunch supporter of the freedom movement. An eloquent and impassioned reflection upon the agony of South Africa
Children of apartheid( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 54 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 39 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 by Simon Bright( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 35 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 8 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
Girls apart( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 4 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

No middle road to freedom( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 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
Witness to apartheid : the Southern Africa Media Center( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 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( Book )

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

Frontline Southern Africa : corridors of freedom( 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
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
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

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
[Publications relating to Southern Africa Media Center]( Book )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
California Newsreel (Firm). Southern Africa Media Center

Languages
English (26)