Africa’s sports films on VoD


Football, Surfing on trains, Surfing the waves, Creativity: here are images of Sport on as the Soccer World Cup started.

AFTV, “VOD 100% AFRICA” provides the following films:

THE DOWN OF A NEW DAY - A documentary by Ryley GRUNEWALD.
Africa Mercy, a floating hospital heading to Benin. Two crossed destinies: Hyacinthe, 10, hoping to get his leg back; a South-African wealthy surgeon, looking for the meaning of life…
This film is recommended by The Documentary Filmmakers Association of South Africa.
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2012 - Documentary
Black surfer star Cass Collier, bullied in his country while being acclaimed internationally as a world champion. Surfing and apartheid in the present and the past.
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SURFING SOWETO - by Sarah BLECHER, 2010 -  Documentary
With nothing to lose, taking drugs and surfing trains might be less frightening for Prince, Lefa and Mzembe than growing up in a society that has nothing else to offer.
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MAFCOLAND - by Miki REDELINGHUYS, 2010 -  Documentary
23 artists make it happen in a stadium discarded from the 2010 World Cup. Creativity better than soccer!
Watch it now is funded by ACP Cultures+, the Support Programme to the ACP cultural sector, implemented by the Secretariat of the ACP Countries and funded by the EU.