Vukani awake

South Africa, 1965

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Shows the plight of black Africans in South Africa. The first film of protest against the South African situation made by a South African, Lionel Ngakane. Some of the original footage was smuggled out of South Africa, while the compilation material was assembled from a wide variety of African and British sources.

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Credits

production company

Concord Films Council for the African National Congress

director

Lionel Ngakane

Duration

00:16:32:00

Production places
South Africa
Production dates
1965

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