EKHAYA: A Family Chronicle, is a limited dramatic series that begins in Canada, just prior to Nelson Mandela's release and the repeal of apartheid. Filmed on location in Johannesburg, South Africa and Toronto, Canada, Ekhaya chronicles the life of Darryl Malgas (Eric Miyeni of Cry, the Beloved Country and Bophal) and his family. The 13 one hour long episodes draw us into the stories that express the fears, hopes, joys and heartbreaks of the times.
Produced in association with CBC (Canada) and the SABC (South Africa).
Geneva International Film Festival/Tout Écran – Honourable Mention, Best New Dramatic Series -
Gemini Awards – Nominated, Performance by an Actor in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role, David Meyer "First Love, Then War Part 1"