Snapshots From The New South Africa

Four portraits of a society in transition.


01Brick By Brick: The Tlakula Family19981130

In the former homeland of Gazankulu, Mokgadi Tlakula works with the rural women, while husband Max dreams of developing shops.

Reporter Thembi Mutch.

02Making It: Moshidi Motshegwa19981207

Moshidi is 22 and an actress.

Having grown up in the township, she is now successful enough to buy her mother a house.

Reporter Thembi Mutch.


As Nelson Mandela nears the end of his presidency, reporter Thembi Mutch explores a personal story behind the political map.

04 LAST19981221

Reporter Thembi Mutch tells a grass-roots story from a society in transition.