The Ngwebini Valley where the Zulu Army hid prior to Isandlwana.

Isandlwana from the south (I think)

About No Hillside without a Grave

No Hillside without a Grave is a feature documentary from Bandoola Productions. It is due to complete early 2021 and will bring new insights and analysis to the events of Anglo Zulu Wars of 1879 – 1881. We intend it to be an immersive experience told via the words of those who were there. The project as been a few years in the making and our research has been extensive both in UK and on the battlefield in South Africa. The Executive Producer is Simon Sole and the writer director is Bex Singleton.

Follow the blog if you are interested in the progress of the film and how we are making under lock down or you like to follow some anecdotes from the research.

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The Case for History: 1879 as 2019

Modern wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are worth comparing to the Anglo-Zulu War of 1879. Today the United States’ relative global power is reducing just as the United Kingdom’s was 100 years ago. In both cases there was a nearly identical failure to integrate easily available local knowledge into a coherent strategy. Furthermore, both wars…

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