Director: Meg Rickards
Screenplay: Tracey Farren
Cinematographer: Bert Haitsma
Cast: Christia Visser, Nse Ikpe-Etim, Brendon Daniels, Lee-Ann Van Rooi, Dan-Jacques Mouton
Language: Afrikaans with English subtitles
- DURATION : 87 min
- COUNTRY : South Africa
- CATEGORIES: competition features
Tess is a hard-hitting drama based on Tracey Farren’s award winning novel Whiplash and follows the story of Tess, a Muizenberg sex worker whose life is turned upside down when she falls pregnant, and has to fight to stop her past from swallowing her whole.
The Endless River
Award-winning South African director Oliver Hermanus’ new film,The Endless River, will have its first South African screening at the Durban International Film Festival this month.
DURBAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES PROGRAMME FOR 37TH EDITION
The 37th Durban International Film Festival has announced its programme, offering another exciting edition of the continent’s leading showcase of independent African and international film. It will take place at 15 venues across the city and its outlying areas from 16-26 June.
Wonder Boy for President
Director: John Barker Screenplay: John Barker, Milo Saloojee Cinematographer: Graham Boonzaaire Cast: Kagiso Lediga, Ntosh Madlingzi, Tony Miyambo, Thishiwe Ziqubu, lara lipschitz, loyiso Gola, John Vismas Language: English, Xhosa with English subtitles