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MUSIC POWER: The Story of Capital Radio 604

How a radio station took on the Apartheid government in South Africa

Overview

Genre
Human Rights, Social Issues, and History
Synopsis

A radio station that took advantage of the strange rules of Apartheid, setup in a "homeland" and broadcast uncensored news and music to the citizens of South Africa, thereby opening their eyes to how their government had been carefully constructing their reality.

This new found information caused people to start resisting the oppression and eventually Apartheid was ended some 15 years later.

This story also shows how a Nationalist government can go terribly wrong.

Stage
finished
Running time
115 minutes

Credits

Production Details

Prod. Co.
Q-Storm Media Group
Country
United States
Years of Production
2014 - 2019
Locations
South Africa, United States

Distribution Details

Release year
2019
Language
English

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