The Rainbow Nation

Marking the 10th anniversary of the first democratic elections in South Africa

Episodes

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01Gogo And Big Sister20040409

by Sony award winning Thembi Mtshali,

Gogo (Granny) is a Zulu traditionalist.

Her graduate granddaughter has Western values and a white lover.

Twelve year old Kwezi is caught between them.

Gogo....Thembi Mtshali Kwezi....Zolani Mohola Noli....Mandisa Bardill Aunt Zo....Andrea Dondolo Toti....Ayanda Tini Directed by Claire Grove

02Taxi20040416

By Sibusiso Mamba Marking the 10th anniversary of the first democratic elections in South Africa.

A JOHANNESBURG taxi driver is charged with negligent driving and possibly murder.

Senzo....Sibusiso Mamba Jemma....Tracy-ann Oberman Jan....Mark Faith Pete....Don McCorkindale Dudu....Noma Dumezweni.

03 LASTBanana Republic20040423

Marking ten years since the first democratic elections in South Africa.

Award winning actor, writer and satirist Greig Coetzee plays Robbie, a self-employed mechanic, who has the dress-code and table manners of Crocodile Dundee.

To a young couple from the city he appears to be a dinosaur from the old South Africa, but there is more to Robbie than meets the eye.

Leanne....Tracy-ann Oberman

Mike....Mark Faith

Robbie....Greig Coetzee

Driver....Don McCorkindale

Shadrack....Sibusiso Mamba

Directed by Claire Grove