Saskia Vredeveld’s films and photographs

SAS showcases authentic, insightful and thought-provoking South African stories. Captured intimately and told by people, both ordinary and iconic, these stories are revealing, heartbreaking and inspiring – a moving testimony to a compassionate people in search of their own identity. Enjoy our films, leave a comment and tells us what you think. Support our new…

Join our newsletter:

Letters to Zohra

Letters to Zohra

Letters to Zohra is a documentary on the life of anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada.

The Asylum

The Asylum

ASYLUM is a powerful metaphor for the human condition directed by Saskia Vredeveld in association with artist/photographer Roger Ballen.

White Poverty

White Poverty

A story of a rapidly increasing group, the poor whites in South Africa, people who live out of sight, in silence, and in shame.

Leaving Mandela Park

Leaving Mandela Park

Leaving Mandela Park is a story about children’s dreams in the townships of South Africa.

Swan Lake Slums
Across the Border
White Poverty
Letters to Zohra
The Beloved Country
Self Portrait, Roger Ballen
The Asylum
Leaving Mandela Park

info@southafricanstories.com