Meg Rickards
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In 2016 Meg directed her first fiction feature, 'Tess' – a gritty story of a sex worker’s journey to shedding misplaced guilt. Prior to that, she co-directed the award-winning documentary feature '1994: The Bloody Miracle'. Her miniseries and tele-feature versions of 'Land of Thirst', which she wrote and directed, were translated into several languages and distributed widely. Meg holds a PhD in Film Studies from the University of Cape Town, studied at London Film School on a Commonwealth Scholarship, and completed the Writers’ and Directors’ programmes at the Binger Film Lab in Amsterdam. (City: Cape Town)

  • Tess in fliekteaters Februarie 2017 (Redband trailer)