EVERYTHING MUST FALL :: A Rehad Desai documentary


An unflinching look at the #FeesMustFall student movement that burst onto the South African political landscape in 2015 as a protest over the cost of education. The story is told by four student leaders at Wits University and their Vice Chancellor, Adam Habib, a left-wing, former anti-apartheid student activist. When Habib’s efforts to contain the protest fail, he brings 1 000 police onto campus, with dire consequences for the young leaders...


:: Vaclav Havel Award, One World Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, 2019
:: Best Documentary & Best Documentary Director, South African Film and Television Awards, 2019
:: Best South African Documentary, Cape Town International Film Market and Festival, 2018


:: Starring: Vuyani Pambo, Fasiha Hassan, Ntokozo Moloi, Shaeera Kalla, Adam Habib & many more
:: Director & producer: Rehad Desai
:: Writer & producer: Anita Khanna
:: Producer: Zivia Desai
:: Editors: Megan Gill, Arya Lalloo & Geert Veuskens