Taking back the Hood

Season 8 Episode 50

Wed, 2 May 2018 7:30pm 7:30 pm, Sat, 5 May 2018 7:30pm 7:30 pm

Bishop Lavis which lies in the heart of the Cape Flats, is a victim of all that is wrong in our communities: unemployment, housing, drugs, crime, gangsterism… A group of residents, rekindling the struggle spirit of the 80’s, have formed BLAC –  Bishop Lavis Action Community, a band of volunteers who are tackling the problems head on, and having a real impact.

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Camera: Pretty Mcetywa

Sound:Banele Poni

Editor: Nkosazana Sithole

Research:Victor Altensteadt

Directed by: Jo Menell and Richard Mills

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