When their shantytowns are threatened with mass eviction, three ‘young lions’ of South Africa’s new generation rise from the shacks and take their government to the highest court in the land, putting the promises of democracy to the test.
WINNER - Grand Jury Award, Brooklyn Film Festival
WINNER - Grand Jury Award, One World Film Festival, Ottawa
WINNER - Audience Award, Africa World Documentary Film Festival
WINNER - Best Documentary, Brooklyn Film Festival
WINNER - Best South African Documentary, Durban Int. Film Festival
WINNER - Golden Butterfly Award, Movies That Matter Festival
WINNER - Best Documentary, Montreal International Black Film Festival
NOMINEE - Best Documentary, Africa Movie Academy Awards
"STIRRING, evocatively shot, lucidly edited... deserves wider distribution." - Variety
"A BEAUTIFUL and INSIGHTFUL portrait." - Africa Is A Country
"GRIPPING...a call to action as much as it is an indictment of a government that has lost its way" - Charl Blignaut, City Press
"ENTHRALLING" - Mahala Magazine
"Leaves us with questions few have dared to ask about the new South Africa" - Marie Huchzermeyer, author of Cities With 'Slums'