The Recce is a newly released film that explores various emotional and historical themes against the backdrop of the South African Border War as well as the elite reconnaissance unit that served during this conflict known as The Recces. In this episode, we interview director Ferdinand van Zyl about his film and also explore his responses to criticism from the Border War veteran community. An enlightening and controversial interview about a very important aspect of South African history.
Contact Ferdinand at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn more about the South African Border War here: https://thecitizenhistorian.com/2015/05/30/the-south-african-border-war/