South Africa is Not So Far Away

Malcolm Harris and Michael Connolly

1986, 27:20 minutes, colour, English


Shot in Toronto on the weekend of a mass demonstration against South African apartheid (June 1, 1986), this documentary examines the views of African Canadians. On-the-street interviews focus on their relationship to black South Africans, the involvement of Canada in supporting apartheid, and what Canadians must do to put a stop to it.

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