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MUSIC POWER: The Story of Capital Radio 604

During the South African Nationalist Apartheid regime where the government controlled all media, censored news, and banned music, a "pirate" radio station was created to inform the public by playing great music to attract listeners, and then reporting truthful and neutral news. This started a movement against the Nationalist government.

  • Craig Johnston
    Producer
  • Michael Jones
    Producer
    qstorm.com
  • Craig James Johnston
    Director
  • Craig James Johnston
    Writer
  • Project Type:
    Documentary
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 57 minutes 27 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    December 23, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    6,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    South Africa, United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Garden Route International Film Festival
    Western Cape
    South Africa
    September 14, 2021
  • RapidLion - The South African International Film Festival
    Johannesburg
    South Africa
    March 6, 2020
Director - Craig James Johnston