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Visit To The Border

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South Africa
Propaganda film that focuses on the lives of South African soldiers fighting in the “operational area” during the South African Border War, also known as the Namibian War of Independence. The SADF (South African Defence Force) is fighting SWAPO (South West Africa People’s Organisation), which it characterises as a terrorist organisation.
Physical formats available:
VHS, Mini DV
Digital formats available:
Quicktime (Pro Res)
Audio & visual:
Sound, Color
South African Propaganda
VHS tapes representing an extremely rare collection of propaganda materials produced by South Africa’s Information Service during the apartheid era.