Heaven's Herds

This South African documentary takes a look at the traditional Nguni cattle and the people who care for them. Focusing mainly on the Zulu nation, we look at an assortment of people and how their lives are related to and influenced by their cattle.

75 minutes.
Parental Guidance.
Documentary, Drama, On the art circuit
What a lot of bull.
What a lot of bull.


Mkombiseni Majola, Ningi Mahlaba, Sipho Mchunu, Subuyisile Sibiya, Shiphomandla Zungu. Narrated by Pitika Ntuli.
James Hersov, Sofia de Fay
ScreenplayJames Hersov, Sofia de Fay
MusicSea Grealy
CinematographyEfpe Senekal, Mark Rowlston
EditingRobert Haynes
Sound formatsDolby Digital, Sony Dynamic Digital Sound, DTS
Made in2006
Produced byFlying Fox Productions


Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Mail & Guardian
Shaun de Waal
Sunday Times
Barry Ronge

Average .. 60%


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