Bhambatha: War Of The Heads

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Date Added: 25th October 2018

Date Removed: 29th July 2020

Available for: 21 months

 

Description:

In 1905, South Africa's British overlords set out to force the powerful Zulu nation to work on white farms. For Chief Bhambatha, the introduction of a poll tax to compel Zulus to do this, was the last straw. The battle which followed showed the remarkable strength of the Zulu nation. A powerful mix of dramatic reconstruction and historic archive, this documentary is as topical as it is historical.

 

Certificate: Not Rated

Year: 2009

Duration: 72 min

 

Director: Rehad Desai

Cast: Maxwell Mncube, Press Nyingwa

Studio: Journeyman Pictures

 

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