THE WOUND

INXEBA

By John TRENGOVE

THESSALONIKI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL - as FEST

First film - Completed 2016


Festivals
& Awards

Sundance Film Festival 2017
World Dramatic
Berlinale - Berlin IFF 2017
Panorama
    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • First film, LGBT, Drama
    • Countries
    • SOUTH AFRICA, GERMANY, FRANCE
    • Languages
    • AFRIKAANS
    • Budget
    • 0.6 - 1 M$
    • Duration
    • 88 mn
    • Director(s)
    • John TRENGOVE
    • Writer(s)
    • John TRENGOVE, Malusi BENGU, Thando MGQOLOZANA
    • Producer(s)
    • Elias RIBEIRO (Urucu Media)
    • Synopsis
    • 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.
    • Partners & financing
    • Arte/ZDF
      Hamburg Film Fund
      Torino Film Lab
      Department of Trade and Industry of South Africa
      Hollard
      Hubert Bals
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Mar 30, 2016
    • End of shooting
    • May 10, 2016
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