2 time BAFTA and Peabody winner (amongst other awards) Xoliswa is a producer / directorShe was Producer on ‘Orphans of Inkandla’- she won a BAFTA. She was S.A producer on the ‘Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy’. Producer ‘South Africa’s Lost Girls’, for BBC Zimbabwe’s Forgotten Children’ shot entirely undercover – Xoliswa made ‘Child of the Revolution’ exploring what happened to the revolution in Zimbabwe.
Some of these documentaries have become impact films. Orphans of Inkandla was used to raise money for make poverty history started by Richard Curtis. Elton John used a clip of the film to raise money for his foundation 2 years in a row raising 7million pounds.
Director: Standing On Their Shoulders
Sithole’s film is a ribbon that connects female activists over time in a breath-taking composite of female resistance.