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A World of Strangers

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A World of Strangers

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
performer:
Ivan Jackson, Zakes Mokae
director:
Henning Carlsen
genre:
Drama

We gave it an A-

This adaptation of Nadine Gordimer’s short story was shot secretly in Johannesburg and captures, with documentary flavor, life in both the white world and the townships. Both are seen through the eyes of a Londoner (Ivan Jackson) who after befriending an African (Zakes Mokae) must eventually choose sides. An important record, the quietly observant A World of Strangers still startles. A-

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