The Essentials which will be broadcast at 19H30 on Sunday, 6th December 2020 on SABC 3 is a brand new documentary follows the lockdown experiences of ordinary South Africans.

The Coronavirus pandemic has had devastating effects on humanity across the globe but it didn’t stop people to stand up and unite against an invisible enemy.
Follow filmmaker Dirk Smit’s journey as he discovers glimmers of hope, creativity and resilience in South African people.