Yearly Archives: 2012

12Disciples-of-Mandela
  • Twelve Disciples of Nelson Mandela
  • Director: Thomas Allen Harris
    Countries: South Africa / USA
    Year: 2005
    Running Time: 73 min.
    Language: English and Afrikaans

    In the wake of his stepfather’s death, Thomas Allen Harris embarks on a journey of reconciliation with the man who raised … read more»

the tunnel
  • The Tunnel
  • Director: Jenna Bass
    Countries: Zimbabwe / South Africa
    Year: 2009
    Running Time: 25 min.
    Language: English, Shona, and Ndebele

    Set during the 1980s in Matabeleland, The Tunnel follows young Elizabeth, nicknamed “Rabbit” because of her love of making up tall … read more»

trip to algiers
  • A Trip to Algiers / Le Voyage à Alger
  • Director: Abdelkrim Bahloul
    Countries: Algeria / France
    Year: 2010
    Running Time: 97 min.
    Language: French

    In 1962, a young woman has lost everything during the war for independence in Algeria. A Frenchman who is leaving the country offers her and … read more»

triomf_family
  • Triomf
  • Director: Michael Raeburn
    Countries: South Africa / France
    Year: 2008
    Running Time: 120 min.
    Language: English and Afrikaans

    In April 1994, on the day of South Africa’s first free elections, Lambert Benade will turn 21, and uncle Treppie has promised … read more»