Re-framing the world

Thandi the Rhino

Three years after surviving a brutal poaching attack, Thandi the rhino gave birth to a calf at Kariega Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape. Ginkgo Agency was on location to document the moment.

The short film, Thandi's Calf: The Rhino That Should Not Have Been Born, is a vivid, heart-breaking reflection of her attack and an emotive, heart-warming journey to recovery and motherhood. Thandi’s calf represents a glimmer of hope in the war against poaching.

The film was distributed by news agencies across the globe, drawing attention to the Kariega Game Reserve and spiking visits to the property.

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