South African filmmaker passed away on July 8th.

© Documentary Filmmakers Association of South Africa

Zulfah Otto-Sallies (1961, Cape Town) is scriptwriter, producer and director. She has directed several short films and documentaries.

A giant in the world of arts and cinema has fallen today. Zulfah Otto-Sallies we salute you for your immense contribution to the field and for inspiring so many young filmmakers, especially black filmmakers to who you remain a beacon of hope. Our thoughts are with her family, friends and many colleagues.

Source: Documentary Filmmakers Association of South Africa

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