Deadbeat Dads

Ufe Ethwele Umnqwazi

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DOCi Shorts Programme

DOCi – Emerging Filmmakers Programme is a community-oriented program designed to reach previously-disadvantaged young people. The course is a full time,¬†fully immersive, programme run over 11 weeks. The aim is to teach an introduction to documentary […] Read More »

The contrasting stories of two women and a young man who grew up without fathers within the mixed-race and black communities and how they believe this has shaped their lives.


Sinalo Jebe Director
SINALO JEBESinalo Jebe born in Alice, Eastern Cape in a village called Nomadolo, grew up loving stories, storytelling and enjoyed reading drama books. In October 2018 she enrolled at the Documentary Institute of South Africa, a 10 week film course where she was able to make a documentary. Sinalo is very…

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World Premiere Festival Guest DOCi Shorts African Short
Cape Town
Sun 9 June / 5.30pm
Sun 16 June / 11am + Q&A
Original Title:
Ufe Ethwele Umnqwazi
Sinalo Jebe
South Africa