Black Adam - Click to watch the main feature

Construction of Whiteness
Postcolonialism and Whiteness
Norming Whiteness Deconstructing Whiteness
Agency in Deconstructing Whiteness
Naming Whiteness


The eight minute video featured on the DVD is the promotional trailer used by film maker, Dominic Wilhelm to generate interest in the full length film which is currently in production. With funding provided by the Centre for Educational Technology at UCT and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, iNCUDISA was able to convert this trailer into a teaching tool which can be used to generate conversation around whiteness in post-apartheid South Africa.

This DVD features an eight minute trailer made by Dominic Wilhelm to promote the full length version of the film. The issues raised by the trailer on the topic of whiteness were coded into the themes “Construction of Whiteness”, Norming Whiteness”, “Emotion”, “Naming Whiteness”, “Postcolonialism and Whiteness”, “Deconstructing Whiteness”, and “Agency in deconstructing Whiteness”. By selecting one of these themes, you will be able to view the content of the trailer which pertains to it.

Click here for instructions on how this resource may be used in class.