Izulu Lami (My Secret Sky) @ The FNCC

August 19, 2014, 9:43pm

AFRICAN FILMS FOR THE YOUTH

Izulu Lami (My Secret Sky)

Screened in partnership with AfricAvenir and I am the Key Children Media

Saturday, 6 September, 10h00, Entrance: N$ 5

Drama, directed by Madoda Ncayiyana, South Africa 2008, 96 min.  Zulu with English subtitles. For ages 13+

When Thembi (10) and her brother Khwezi (8) are left alone in their rural homestead after their mother's death, all they have to remember her by is the traditional Zulu mat that she hoped to enter in a craft competition in the city. The children decide to take the mat to Durban in the hope to fulfil their mother’s dream, but when they arrive in the city and meet with a gang of street kids, their troubles escalate.

Quand Thembi (10 ans) et son frère Khwezi (8 ans) se retrouvent seuls à la ferme après la mort de leur mère, tout ce qu'ils ont pour se souvenir d'elle, c'est le tapis traditionnel zoulou qu'elle espérait présenter dans un concours d'artisanat de la ville. Les enfants décident d’apporter le tapis à Durban dans l'espoir de réaliser le rêve de leur mère ….