THE WOUND

INXEBA

By John TRENGOVE

URUCU MEDIA - as PROD / FIN

First film - Completed 2016

Xolani, a lonely factory worker, joins the men of his community in the mountains of the Eastern Cape to initiate a group of teenage boys into manhood. When a defiant initiate from the city discovers his best kept secret, Xolani's entire existence begins to unravel.

    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • First film, LGBT, Drama
    • Countries
    • SOUTH AFRICA
    • Budget
    • 0.6 - 1 M$
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • John TRENGOVE
    • Writer(s)
    • John TRENGOVE, Malusi BENGU, Thando MGQOLOZANA
    • Partners & financing
    • Arte/ZDF
      Hamburg Film Fund
      Torino Film Lab
      Department of Trade and Industry of South Africa
      Hollard
      Hubert Bals
      National Film and Video Foundation
      Edition Salzgeber
      Sampek Productions
      Pyramide Internatonal
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Apr 01, 2016
    • End of shooting
    • May 16, 2016
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