Miners Shot Down, the South African documentary based on the Marikana massacre has won the Emmy Award for Best Documentary at the 43rd International Emmy Awards. The ceremony took place last night in New York and the awards are given to the best television programs produced outside the United States.
Well done guys.
“This was very hard to make,” he said simply. Asked about that afterward, Desai told Deadline that, “it took me three or four months just to recover from dealing with the footage from the massacre. I was born and raised in exile and it was all very close to me. “ [Deadline]
Maybe now they will show it on local television here in SA.