Watch BBC News Africa’s ‘Blasian Love In South Africa’ Documentary

Watch BBC News Africa's 'Blasian Love In South Africa' Documentary

Few events are more nerve-wracking than meeting the parents of someone you love.

For Black and Asian couples in South Africa, it’s even more challenging.

The country’s painful past means interracial dating is still often frowned upon.

Meet Ithra and Tumelo, a ‘Blasian’ couple about to introduce their parents to each other.

Reporter: Megha Mohan
Local producers: Kevyah Cardoso and Zinhlezonke Zitch Zikalala
Filmed and directed by Yousef Eldin