MTV Africa is bringing the third instalment of “The People versus…” series to the public at selected Ster-Kinekor cinemas around South Africa.
Titled The People vs The People, the doccie centres on black love and will premiere exclusively in cinemas including Gateway Mall in Durban, Maponya Mall in Soweto, Ilanga Mall in Nelspruit and Sterland in Tshwane from the 18 – 20 July 2019.
This trilogy premiered back in 2016 with The People vs The Rainbow Nation, a doccie film that examined the country’s black youth’s continued struggle to access education which resulted in widespread #FeesMustFall protests. In 2017, the second thought-provoking instalment, The People vs Patriarchy highlighted the epidemic of violence against women which sparked the controversial hashtag #MenAreTrash.
This third instalment centres on black love and is once again directed by Lebogang Rasethaba of Arcade Films. It will feature diverse youths from different backgrounds who will tackle conversations on internalised oppression, self-worth, capitalism, mental health and more.
This instalment features South African influencers amongst popular names such as Skhothane fashion maven Material Don Dada, controversial dancer Zodwa Wabantu and actress Thalitha Ndima.
The People vs The People will be screened across selected Ster-Kinekor cinemas namely; Sterland Mall in Tshwane, Maponya Mall in Soweto, south of Johannesburg, Gateway Mall in Durban and Ilanga Mall in Nelspruit from 18 – 20 July 2019 for selective time slots. It will premiere on MTV Africa (DStv channel 130) on Saturday, 3 August at 20:30 CAT.
The People vs The People will premiere on MTV Africa on Saturday, 03 August at 20:30 CAT