Warren Mac Carthy interviewed Joanne Lefton for the hugely successful TV series, Autopsy – The Last Hours of….by ITV Studios. This episode gives the viewer a better understanding of John Denver – and the circumstances around the tragic plane crash that ended his life. Joanne, known for her relationship with John Denver in his final years, is also famous for her travels around the world with her dog Oscar to raise awareness for the plight of sheltered dogs.
A mini-documentary for CNN’s Great Big Story. Warren Mac Carthy and Marc Degenaar travelled to majestic Lesotho mountains to film Guinness record holder Ram Barkai and a group of swimmers break open the ice in freezing temperatures to compete in various events.
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Over 122,000 children live in child-headed households in South Africa. Director Warren Mac Carthy traveled to a charming little town called Piet Retief to film the story of Nqobile Mdletshe who was orphaned at age 15 and chose to raise her younger sister single handed. With barely enough money for food, and working at a local supermarket while still a student in school, Nqobile’s future looked bleak until she found out about a bursary program from Make a Difference Leadership Foundation. Her life would never be the same again. This mini documentary will go live in October / November 2016.