The South Africa 'Up' Series

The South Africa 'Up' Series


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From joy to de­spair, the fi­nal film in this se­ries takes a look at the lives of the char­ac­ters we first met in 1992.

Published On 11 Mar 2016

We fol­low the now 28-year-olds into adult­hood and gain ex­tra­or­di­nary in­sights into South Africa in 2013.

Published On 27 Feb 2016

In 2006, 12 years af­ter apartheid end­ed – pover­ty, race and vi­o­lence are is­sues that many South Africans still face.

Published On 19 Feb 2016

In 2006 South Africa we vis­it the 21-year-olds we first met as chil­dren, as they man­age work, race re­la­tions and fam­i­ly.

Published On 12 Feb 2016

We fol­low the 20 South African chil­dren, now 14, as they talk about race, re­la­tion­ships, fear of vi­o­lence, and God.

Published On 5 Feb 2016

We re­vis­it the 20 South African chil­dren first filmed in 1992, to see how love, mon­ey and vi­o­lence colour their lives.

Published On 30 Jan 2016

Now 28, the South Africans we first filmed as chil­dren give a unique in­sight into their adult lives and re­la­tion­ships.

Published On 13 Jan 2014