Apartheid's children

Apartheid's Children was produced for Channel 4 in 1998, when horrific stories of child abuse in South Africa first made the headlines. Interviews with children and their carers reveal how commonplace this phenomenon is in a society where decades of state violence has damaged family structures. This film won several awards, including the UNICEF UK Award for the Advancement of Children's Rights in 1999. Director Tom Roberts. Producer Lesley Lawson. October Films, 1998.

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