A film created by Ruth Cowan, Directed by Jane Thandi Lipman
From tyranny to democracy. Fourteen years after the defeat of apartheid, South Africas fledgling democracy is acclaimed for its constitutional promise of comprehensive human rights and unprecedented judicial reform. But what is essential for transformation to succeed? COURTING JUSTICE profiles indomitable female judges charged with the task of guarding those rights and enacting transitional justice.
-Encounters: South African International Documentary Festival -Durban International Film Festival
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