Otelo Burning @theFNCC

October 3, 2014, 12:46pm

Otelo Burning

Saturday, 4 October, 10h00, Entrance: N$ 5

Drama, directed by Sara Blecher, South-Africa 2011, 102 min. Language: Zulu with English subtitles. For ages 13+

16-year old Otelo, his good friend New Year and New Year's younger brother Ntwe leave their crowded home town to visit their friend Tau Modise. Tau's mother is a servant at a luxurious beach house, where the four friends quickly take to surfing. When Otelo proves to be a natural on the waves, Tau grows increasingly resentful of his new pal's impressive skills. Meanwhile, New Year's little sister Dezi develops a crush on Otelo that threatens to shatter the group's already fragile bond.

Otelo, 16 ans son ami Nouvel An et le frère cadet de Nouvel An, Ntwe, quittent leur ville natale pour aller rendre visite à leur amie Tau Modise. La mère de Tau est servante dans une Luxueuse maison du bord de mer, où les quatre amis apprennent rapidement le surf.