SF GATE: East Bay filmmaker’s powerful look at apartheid politics premieres at Jewish Film Festival


East Bay filmmaker Abby Ginzberg has won attention with her powerful focus on politics, law and justice issues — including her much-praised documentaries on California justices Thelton Henderson and Cruz Reynoso, and her recently Emmy-nominated “The Barber of Birmingham.”
Now, Ginzberg has turned her lens on another groundbreaking subject, Albie Sachs — the South African freedom fighter and scholar who became one of the lead forces behind South Africa’s landmark new Constitution, and who authored the landmark gay marriage decision that made South Africa the first in Africa to approve same sex marriage. READ FULL ARTICLE HERE