My Children! My Africa!

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Opening Performance

In an Eastern Cape Karoo town in South Africa in 1984, devoted teacher Mr. M seeks to provide a future for his prize pupil Thami by forming a debate team with a bright student from the local white school, Isabel. But Mr. M’s hopes for Thami are challenged by their generational divide and the political violence brewing outside the classroom.

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Approximate Running Time
170 minutes


Isabel Dyson
Thami Mbikwana

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