South Africa: Shoot to Kill (1×60′) – Despite all efforts to curtail it, the crime rate in South Africa remains amongst the highest in the world. But with preparations for the World Cup underway and the arrival of a new president, the government has decided to toughen up its act. RTS award-winning journalist David Matthews heads to the world cup host country to investigate the ins and outs of the controversial policy which the media has branded ‘shoot to kill’.
Channel: Current TV
Producer/Director: Daniel Bogado
TX: 7th June 2010
Source: Current TV
Current TV (Virgin 155/ Sky 183) is a broadcaster of factual programming in the UK, US and Italy for an audience of smart 25-44 year olds. Launched in the UK in 2005, the channel is unique in commissioning both emerging talent and established production companies. As well as single documentaries, the channel will be ordering series and formats in 2010.