Home Events 25th Poetry Africa Screening: #WeAreDyingHere


Oct 14 2021


7:00 pm

Screening: #WeAreDyingHere

Directed by Shane Vermooten. Written by Siphokazi Jonas.

Moderator: Lebo Mashile

Panellists: Siphokazi Jonas, Hope Netshivhambe, Babalwa Makwetu

#WeAreDyingHere chronicles the journey of three soldiers forced to survive in a war that they did not choose. As the war against women rages around them, they attempt to find solace to process their pain under the constant threat of their enemy lurking in the shadows. #WeAreDyingHere engages directly with the violent culture of harassment, abuse, rape and femicide, it is a necessary pause, an exhale and insight into the experience of living as a woman