South African Movie “ Miners Shot Down ” Wins Best Documentary Prize at Emmy Awards
Africa was well represented at the International Emmy Awards as South African documentary “Miners Shot Down” took home the Best Documentary Prize.
The film by Rehad Desai tells the story of the Marikana massacre in August 2012. Earlier in the year, the film won the Golden Horn Award for Best Documentary Feature at the South African Film and Television Awards.
The International Emmys seeks to honour film professionals from across the globe who are shining the spotlight on their cultural heritage.