While You Weren’t Looking

Director: Catherine Stewart
Country: South Africa
Year: 2015
Running Time: 104 min.
Language: English, Xhosa and Afrikans with English subtitles

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The changing landscape of post-Apartheid South African politics and lifestyles is portrayed through two central relationships: a successful black real estate woman who is cheating on her white wife, and their bohemian daughter dating a gender non-confirming woman in the Khayelitsha township.