Watch: Miners Shot Down

Miners Shot Down, the hard-hitting documentary about the Marikana Massacre, continues to make waves on the global film circuit. It won an Emmy Award for Best Documentary recently, but it has only been shown once on local TV.

EWN brings you a free screening of the gripping story of what went down in Marikana on 16 August 2012, when dozens of miners were gunned down by police in the worst massacre since the dawn of democracy.

The acclaimed film, directed by Rehad Desai, is billed as exposing the truth behind the Marikana mineworkers strike and the subsequent masscacre.

Click below to watch the documentary then tune in to Night Talk from 8pm to share your views with Gugs and Sizwe...

Did you learn anything new from watching Miners Shot Down?

Has the documentary changed your view of what happened? Were the suggestions of collusion at the top substantiated? Could this have been avoided? How did it leave you feeling?

Gugu and Sizwe would love to hear from you on Night Talk from 8pm tonight!


This article first appeared on 702 : Watch: Miners Shot Down


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
Postpone what... Elections?

Postpone what... Elections?

Reports about the possibility of postponing the local government elections raise questions about the Independent Electoral Commission.

Pravin Gordhan delivers #Budget2016

Pravin Gordhan delivers #Budget2016

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has delivered what was expected to be South Africa's toughest budget in decades.

First it was Kendick Lamar, now it's Nicki Minaj...

First it was Kendick Lamar, now it's Nicki Minaj...

Global superstars are setting sights on South African shores thanks to mega-events companies like Airey Scott Entertainment.

Madonsela: 'Buck stops with SA Post Office board of directors'

Madonsela: 'Buck stops with SA Post Office board of directors'

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has released a damning report, detailing widespread corruption worth millions at the SA Post Office.

Tempers flare amid 'racial clashes' at UFS

Tempers flare amid 'racial clashes' at UFS

Video footage shows a group of white rugby spectators assaulting black students at the University of Free State in Bloemfontein.

Miners Shot Down Emmy award: 'A victory for those who have lost loved ones'

Miners Shot Down Emmy award: 'A victory for those who have lost loved ones'

Rehad Desai’s haunting film has both received critical acclaim and made a strong impact on viewers overseas, though not aired by local broadcasters.

Popular articles
News24 exposes how big SA corporates are funding fake news

News24 exposes how big SA corporates are funding fake news

A News24 investigation has exposed how some of South Africa's biggest companies have been advertising on fake news websites.

[Watch] SA choir stuns with isiZulu cover of Ed Sheeran’s ‘Shape of You’

[Watch] SA choir stuns with isiZulu cover of Ed Sheeran’s ‘Shape of You’

Khabazela shares some of the most popular tweets, posts, and videos on 'What's gone Viral'.

[WATCH] Man exposes people selling stolen goods on Facebook

[WATCH] Man exposes people selling stolen goods on Facebook

Anton Fourie says he used his phone to record the interaction to create awareness of what is going on in the community.

Pieter du Toit on VBS, Malema's EFF and contradicting ethics

Pieter du Toit on VBS, Malema's EFF and contradicting ethics

Malema has accused the rogue unit of still being operational and Pravin Gordhan of working in the background against the EFF.

Zondi tells court that she had to 'look happy' in church out of fear for Omotoso

Zondi tells court that she had to 'look happy' in church out of fear for Omotoso

Cheryl Zondi is testifying against Pastor Timothy Omotoso who is accused of rape and human trafficking in his Durban church.

3 emergency numbers you should have on speed dial and how they work

3 emergency numbers you should have on speed dial and how they work

These are the emergency numbers you should have on your cellphone and this is what you must understand about how they work.