South Africa: Overcoming Apartheid

Documentary

Long Night's Journey into Day

VHS and DVD 94 minutes
Teachers Guide Available: http://www.newsreel.org/guides/longnight.htm
Director: Deborah Hoffman and Frances Reid

Spanning a two-year period, Long Night’s Journey into Day follows four cases of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, providing background to the crimes as well as interviews with the victims and perpetrators. The film illustrates the enormous divisions that South Africa must overcome in the post-apartheid era.

More information at the African Media Project: http://africanmedia.msu.edu/showfilm.php?id=27726
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