dir. Jan-Hendrik Beetge | 2009 | 25 minutes | Afrikaans with English Subtitles
The film is set in the slums of a small fishing community on the Southern coast of South Africa, where the world of illegal abalone poaching has become so dangerous life that Jimmy, a legendary ex diver, decides he has to escape.
Wanting to save A.B, his rebellious young brother from Gonyama, the violent but charismatic gangster who A.B admires, Jimmy devises a plan to give him and A.B a new beginning and a new life.But on a stormy winter’s day when Jimmy gets his chance to escape, nothing can prepare him for what happens when his plan leads to an tragic and brutal ending.
DURATION: 93 MINUTES
LANGUAGES: AFRIKAANS (ENGLISH SUBS)
DIRECTOR: JAN HENDRIK-BEETGE
PRODUCERS: TENDEKA MATATU & RACHEL YOUNG