Thuli Madonsela: This doc on her kicks some righteous ass

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Thuli Madonsela: This doc on her kicks some righteous ass

‘Whispering Truth To Power’ is a timely portrait of a bad-ass public servant who uses her office for good

Kevin Kriedemann

Whispering Truth To Power, Shameela Seedat’s documentary about Thuli Madonsela’s last year as public protector, is now streaming on Showmax.

A perfect fit for women’s month, it won the special jury prize at Hot Docs, North America’s most important documentary festival. The jury praised Whispering Truth To Power for “its timely portrait of a bad-ass public servant who uses her office for good at a pivotal moment in South African politics”.

With exclusive, behind-the-scenes access, Whispering Truth To Power charts the final year in office of SA’s anti-corruption champion as she attempts to seek justice for ordinary people. ..

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