Royce Buda’s ability to speak 16 languages makes him one of the most important figures at the Pretoria High Court. But he is more than just an interpreter. For him, it is not just about translating legal jargons. He is also well-versed in different cultures and customs, ensuring that every individual has equal rights before the law, regardless of skin color or social status.
In a country with 11 official languages, South Africa’s rainbow nation faces a unique challenge when it comes to preserving cultural values, customs, and human rights. In a gripping documentary by Almut Dieden, we follow Royce Buda’s journey as he navigates through this complex and culturally-rich system. His expertise and passion are palpable as he helps to ensure that everyone, no matter their background, has access to justice.