Patricia van Heerden

patriciavBiography: Patricia Van Heerden grew up on a cattle farm in the Northern Cape of South Africa. She completed her Bachelors’ degrees in social science and teaching at the University of Cape Town, and she completed her Masters in history and documentary film. Now she is currently working to finish a Ph.D. at New York University. She went on to co-direct A Woman’s Place, screened on PBS stations across America, India and South Africa. She has taught history and film at New York University, as well as the University of the Witwatersrand.

Films Shown in AFF, Inc. Programs:
A Woman’s Place (2000).

Filmography:
A Woman’s Place (1998).