Mayfair: A Johannesburg gangster movie
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Mayfair: A South African gangster film with big ambitions

South Africa's Muslim community is at the heart of a new gangster movie set in the Johannesburg suburb of Mayfair.

The film, by acclaimed director Sara Blecher, shines a light on a community often sidelined by mainstream popular culture.

The BBC went to the bustling area of Mayfair to meet the filmmakers.

Video producer: Christian Parkinson

  • 02 Nov 2018
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