My Name Is

A short documentary about gender based violence in South Africa, and a woman who is using her experience and her voice to bring freedom to others.

  • Chengetai Chitima
    Director
  • Zandile Tshabalala
    Producer
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    6 minutes 5 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    September 15, 2020
  • Production Budget:
    25 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    South Africa
  • Country of Filming:
    South Africa
  • Language:
    English, Xhosa
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes - Film School Africa
  • UMgungundlovu FILM Festival
    Pietermaritzburg
    South Africa
    Best Documentary nominee
  • Africa Human Rights Film Fest

    South Africa
    Official Selection
  • Story? International Student Documentary Festival

    Ireland
    UK Premiere
    Semi-Finalist
  • Africa Film for Impact Festival

    South Africa
    Official Selection
Director Biography - Chengetai Chitima

Chengetai Chitima is a currently a 2nd year film student at Film School Africa College. He directed the documentary short "My Name Is" during his 1st year. Chenge is currently double majoring in post-production and production. He is originally from Zimbabwe.

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