A six-part family drama series set in Zimbabwe. It's about a boy named Luke (played by Jason Blicker) who is in Zimbabwe with his father, Joe (Allan Jordan), a mining engineer. Other cast include Pedzisai Sithole, and Eldinah Tshatedi
Under the Sun (15 July 1990)
There's an accident at the mine and Joe becomes trapped.
Luke and Themba race to get medicine for Themba's sister Mirala, who is seriously ill with the measles.
The Pride of a Bride (29/7/1990)
Luke and Themba's sister, Tulani, are drawn to each other, which encourages Tulani to run away to escape an arranged marriage.
Director - George Bloomfield
Chasing a Dream (5/8/1990)
In the city, Tulani is befriended by Anges, a young woman who shows Tulani how she earns money
A Deadly Business (12/8/1990)
After being chased by poachers, Luke and Themba go on safari with Luke's father, Joe, and some friends.
One World to Share (19/8/1990)
It is time for Luke to go home and he finds it hard to say goodbye to his new African Friends.
African Journey was a New Zealand-Canadian co-production (South Pacific Pictures/Atlantis in association with TVNZ).
Thanks to Patrick for the iscreening info,