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Planact film needs your vote!

Planact's film, Budgeting For Change, has been selected as one of Discovery Channel's ‘Don’t Stop Wondering’ category Top 10 at the Jozi Film Festival 2018.

Planact needs your vote to win this competition!  

Visit the Discovery Channel website to watch and cast your vote:

The film will be aired on Discovery Channel on DStv Channel 121 at the following times, so tell your friends and family to tune-in and watch the film:

  • 9th August 20:00
  • 17th August 13:30
  • 22nd August 20:00

Voting closes on Friday the 24th of August 2018. Vote NOW!

About the film:

Budgeting for Change explores the real life issues facing the people living in squalid conditions in on the margins of Ekurhuleni. Shot in KwaZenzele informal settlement, the film follows Molefe Mkhwebane who fights for daily survival and dignity with regard to basic service provision in a country with a goal to deliver  public services effectively and equitably.


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