Isiphuku Kungutshani (The Grass is the Blanket)

Year: 2013          FPB Rating: PG
Duration: 21m   Audio: English/Zulu
Director & Cinematographer: Karin Slater

People of the Mabandla community are developing a vision for the sustainable use of their traditional lands: there are cattle, timber plantations, pristine grasslands and indigenous forests. The Chief’s son, Zweli Baleni is trying to fulfill his grandfathers’ dream to create a nature reserve with traditional land together with the help of retired nature conservationists.

30 years of documentary filmmaking and cinematography