Lesotho Film List

Title: DESTINATION LESOTHO  (1997)  
Format: VHS
Run Time:  22 Min.
Description: A social and cultural tour of Lesotho, with a focus on the Peace Corps presence in that country.
Genre: Documentary

Title: AFRICA: TANZANIA, MOZAMBIQUE, LESOTHO (1992)  
Format: VHS
Run Time:  29 Min.
Description: Health efforts, peace negotiations, and minority and political issues are featured in this program. UN efforts in Tanzania to eradicate schistosomiasis - a tropical disease affecting 200 million people - are detailed. Families displaced by the 16-year Mozambique civil war are beginning to reunite, because of recent UN peace accords. Positive political changes in South Africa hold no promise of a better life for the men of neighboring Lesotho, who are the main labor source for South African gold mines.
Genre: Documentary

Title: THE COLOUR OF GOLD (1992)  
Format: VHS
Language: In Sotho with English subtitles; narration in English.
Run Time:  52 Min.
Description: Focuses on the living conditions of men who work in the gold mines in Lesotho, South Africa. Four men discuss the danger of their jobs, money, AIDS, and the difficulties in having families.
Genre: Documentary