It is quite obvious: people of colour have to be exceptional in order to be considered human. For example, they have to win the World Cup or climb up a building to rescue a child to be seen as human beings. But, if they fail to achieve these goals, they are left to die in the middle of the Mediterranean, for instance …
The South African actress and performer Ntando Cele, who now lives in Bern, and her guests look at the world from a cynical perspective. In «Enemy of Progress», Ntando Cele invites other South African artists into a studio situation to discuss – from a satirical standpoint – freedom of movement and barriers erected by and for people of colour.

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Ntando Cele, Lerato Shadi, Rhoda Davids Abel, Khanyisile Mbongwa, Buhlebezwe Siwani

Foto: Nicole Pfister.