Original title: "Die Stropers"
Feature Movie • 2018 • South Africa • 102min • Drama • IGMDb score: N/A
South Africa, Free State region, isolated stronghold to the Afrikaans white ethnic minority culture. In this conservative farming territory obsessed with strength and masculinity, Janno is different, secretive, emotionally frail. One day his mother, fiercely religious, brings home Pieter, a hardened street orphan she wants to save, and asks Janno to make this stranger into his brother. The two boys start a fight for power, heritage and parental love.
May 14, 2018 — Festival Showing — Cannes Film Festival — France