SABC Education Show: Kick It, Wins at the SAFTAs
Kick It won the Golden Horn in the Best Factual/Educational Programme Category at the SAFTAS19.
The Gauteng Department of Social Development, in partnership with the Soul City Institute for Social Justice, joined forces to create the documentary reality series, Kick It.
The hard-hitting series journeys with musician and TV personality, Kabelo Mabalane into the world of substance abuse and looks at the effects at all levels in communities driven by real-life characters.
The series was produced by Engage Entertainment, Executive Producers Sibusiso Ngobeni and Steven Lorenzo. SABC Education’s Commissioning Editor, Surekha Singh joined with the team to craft the editorial and format. The series screened on SABC 2 for 13 weeks.
Congratulations to all Stakeholders; Soul City Institute for Social Justice, Gauteng Department of Social Development, Engage Entertainment, Kabelo Mabalane, Directors and crew.
Most importantly we acknowledge our real-life characters who allowed us into their lives to capture and share their narrative of the harsh reality of their journey of substance abuse and rehabilitation with South African audiences.