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In Black and White: A memoir by Anant Singh

Join the conversation with Daily Maverick’s Marianne Thamm and award-winning film producer Anant Singh, creator of iconic films including Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom and Cry, The Beloved Country.

About Anant Singh...


  • ANANT SINGH was born and raised in Durban. He is recognised as South
    Africa’s pre-eminent film producer, having produced more than 100 films over
    four decades, from the mid-1980s to the present. Some of these include Cry, the Beloved Country, the AIDS-awareness film Yesterday (South Africa’s first Oscar-nominated film) and, in 2013, the multi-award-winning Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. He is the founder and CEO of the Videovision Entertainment Group and chair of Cape Town Film Studios. He is a member of the International Olympic Committee, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. 

  • Marianne Thamm

    Daily Maverick Assistant Editor

  • Anant Singh

    Award-winning Film Producer

  • Daily Maverick

    Webinar Host

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