Documentaries South Africa

Keeping journalists safe on assignment

Keeping journalists safe on assignment

Bringing the news to our screens and airwaves can be a dangerous pursuit and the brave souls who risk their lives to bring back stories from war zones, violent protests and areas too dangerous for many of us to tread, often do so with higher purpose. For them, it’s not just a job.

Al Jazeera highlight: 'Salero'


The award-winning documentary Salero screens this Wednesday, 19 April 2017, on Al Jazeera English. The Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia is the world’s largest salt flat. For generations, ‘saleros’ like Moises have harvested salt from this ethereal expanse of white. 2003 - 2018