London Recruits


At the height of apartheid, late sixties/early 70’s, an international group of working-class students and workers living in London answered Oliver Tambo’s secret call for undercover agents. This film tells the story of Tambo’s daring, non violent strategy to bring hope to his embattled people in South Africa.

Genre: Documentary

Welsh Connections

Director: Gordon Main
Producer: Geoff Arbourne, John Giwa-Amu, Peter Edwards, Gordon Main
Cast:Tom Evans, Alex Gwyther, Jack Ayres
Filming Locations:
Pembrokeshire (Haverfordwest and Roch), Cardiff, Cwmbran, Mamhilad
Funding: Ffilm Cymru Wales

Technical Details

Length: 1 hour 50 minutes
Certificate: TBC
Format: DCP, MOV / MP4
Language: English
Accessibility: English audio description and subtitles


Date: 2024


Rightsholder: Barefoot Rascals