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South Africa, 2008, 107 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: UK
Topics: African Interest, Drama
Program: World Cinema Now
Language: English, Zulu English Sub-Titles

A genetic abnormality caused Sandra Laing, born of white parents in South Africa, to look like a black person. This strange twist fuels Anthony Fabian's strong drama, based on a true story. Sophie Okonedo is superb in the lead, as are Sam Neill and Alice Krige as her caring but occasionally out-of-touch parents.

DIRECTOR: Anthony Fabian
Producer: Anthony Fabian, Genevieve Hofmeyr, Margaret Matheson
Editor: St. John O'Rorke
Screenwriter: Helen Crawley, Jessie Keyt, Helena Kriel
Cinematographer: Dewald Aukema sasc, Jonathan Partridge
Music: Helene Muddiman
Principal Cast: Sophie Okonedo, Sam Neill, Alice Krige, Tony Kgoroge, Ella Ramangwane,
Filmography: Bach & Variations (1994)
Print Source: The Little Film Company

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