Jeppe on a Friday – a #radio doc about a #film doc in #SouthAfrica

Jeppe on a FridaySynopsis: Jeppe on a Friday is a 2013 South African documentary film about gentrification in Jeppestown, a low-income district in Johannesburg in the midst of re-development. This radio documentary examines the collaborative process used by Canadian filmmaker Shannon Walsh in cinema verité and how the film is helping build a community of documentary filmmakers in South Africa.

The U.K.’s Guardian newspaper calls Jeppe on a Friday one of the African films to look out for in 2013.

Adam Bemma is a journalist, humanitarian, and media consultant based in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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