“sublime but harrowing meditation on the secret conflicts between traditional masculinity and modern love among the amaXhosa"
DATE: 14 Mar 2018
TIME: 7:00 pm
LOCATION: New Farm Cinemas
Original Title Inxeba
Country South Africa
Language Xhosa & Afrikaans with English subtitles
Director John Trengove
Screenwriters John Trengove, Thando Mgqolozana, Malusi Bengu
Cast Nakhane Touré, Bongile Mantsai
Xolani, a lonely factory worker, joins the men of his community in the mountains of the Eastern Cape to initiate a group of teenage boys into manhood. When a de ant initiate from the city discovers his best kept secret, Xolani’s entire existence begins to unravel.
Genre Feature, Drama
Run Time 88min
Awards & Screenings
Source IC/OT Entertainment