Saskia Vredeveld’s films and photographs

Ela Gandhi

Peace activist Ela Gandhi, granddaughter of the great Mahatma Gandhi lives and works in Durban. This film gives an unique insight into her private life. The filmmakers were allowed to film and follow Ela in her home with her family, at work and how she advocates Gandhi’s teachings of passive resistance and Satyagraha.


Mahatma Gandhi House, Phoenix Settlement, Durban. The house where Ela grew up with her grandfather.


2012 / 25 min./ English spoken, Dutch subtitles

Directed and Produced by: Saskia Vredeveld/Henna Renfurm

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