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Short Feature Film | 2010 | Drama

Main data

Shooting data

Number of shooting days8
LocationsJohannesburg und Umgebung

Project data

Length of movie15
Picture formatWidescreen USA (1 : 1,85)
Picture material negativeSuper 16
Picture material positive35mm
Sound formatDolby SRD / Dolby digital (5.1, 6 Kanšle)

    Brief synopsis

    Sizwe (8), tries to find the good in the people around him. He witnesses Xenophobic attacks and gets drawn into them, but a strange twist of fate forces him to face his actions and do some soul searching.


    ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
    Thabo MbathaSizwe [L]
    Jerry MofokengMthunzi [SR]
    Wright NgubeniVusi [SR]
    Michael NtschobodiChenzira [SR]
    Thembi TshabalalaAuntie Nobuntu [SR]


    Camera Departmentdirector of photography Matthias Reisser
    Camera Department2nd unit dopCarola Rodriguez SanchezS16
    Camera Department1st assistant cameraRahel Koller16mm
    Camera Department2nd ac second assistant cameraCarola Rodriguez Sanchez
    Castingcasting directorChrista Shamberger
    Costume Departmentcostume designerGladys Machava
    Director's DepartmentdirectorCandice Reisser
    Director's Department1st assistant directorJoshua Jeppe
    Director's Department2nd2nd resp. 3rd ADAlbert Foot
    Gripkey/dolly gripJohannes Höber

    Production companies

    Enigma Pictures Ltd. [za]
     Niama-Film GmbH


    Department CompanyComment
    ProductionFinance/Law/Insurance Franz Gossler Versicherungsvermittlung GmbHVersicherung