Thaakirah Behardien

MA Documentary Arts Student, Freelance Film Production
Independent Documentary Filmmaker
Thaakirah Behardien (30) obtained her BA in film production from the University of Cape Town in 2013. During this time, two of the student films that she produced screened at major South African film festivals – including The Durban International Film Festival. After leaving university, she worked first as a production assistant then as a production coordinator specialising in feature films and still shoots. She has freelanced for numerous local service production companies and has worked on projects for the BBC, Netflix, and 20th Century Fox. In 2022, her film 'An-Nisaa (Women)' won the 'Best Emerging South African Filmmaker Award' at the Encounters South African International Documentary Festival. Thaakirah works as a video producer while pursuing her passion for documentary filmmaking.

Sessions in which Thaakirah Behardien attends

Wednesday 30 September, 2020

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