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‘Questioning your culture does not make you less African’

Filmmaker Hlophe’s latest documentary looks at lobola

Karabo Ledwaba Journalist

Safta-winning filmmaker Sihle Hlophe says it’s imperative for Africans to question their culture if they want to understand it.

And that is exactly what she did in her documentary Lobola, A Bride’s True Price?, which went on a journey with Hlophe who wanted to make an informed decision on whether she would allow her family to put a price on her hand in marriage...

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