Strike a Rock
  • Year2017
  • Duration86 min

Two years after the Marikana Massacre left 37 mine workers killed, filmmaker Aliki Saragas finds that the women of Sikhala Sonke ("We Cry Together") are still struggling for justice. “Ma” Primrose Sonti is the matriarchal founder of the group, who hopes to take the fight to parliament as a newly elected MP. Her close friend Thumeka must now continue the work at home, but will she be able to overcome her sense of trepidation?

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  • Director(s): Aliki Saragas
  • Producer(s): Anita Khanna, Rehad Desai, Aliki Saragas, Liani Maasdorp
  • Country: South Africa
  • Language: English, isiXhosa, Sesotho
  • Format: DCP
  • Premiere status: International Premiere
  • Website: www.strikearock.co.za
Director Filmography
Rise
2013
To my Daughter, Taika-Kuka
2012
Jozi: No Brakes
2012
Credits
Cinematographer(s):
Andreas Georghiou, Aliki Saragas
Editor(s):
Khalid Shamis
Music(s):
Tiago Correia-Paulo
Sound Designer(s):
Guy Steer
Impact Producer(s):
Kathleen Hardy
Sales Contact
Name
Aliki Saragas
Job Title
Documentary Director/Producer
Company
Elafos Productions
Email
aliki.saragas@gmail.com
Phone
Website
http://www.strikearock.co.za