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The Tunnel


"The Tunnel"


Name: The Tunnel

Country: Südafrika

Year of publication: 2010

Format: DigiBeta

Color: color

Language : OF m. engl. UT

Duration: 25 Minuten

Direction: Bass, Jenna

Screenplay: Bass, Jenna

Camera: Koudstaal, Jacques

Editing: de Villiers, Jacques

Sound: Marcus-Robb, Nick

Actor: Mlumbi, Sibulele; Moyo, Finch; Matongo, Patricia; Pandle, Vuyisile; Jela, Mveleli; Qhomo, Ntlantla; Tshalisa, Vuyolwethu; Mhende, Chiedza


The film takes place in 1960s' Zimbabwe when Robert Mugabe went from being a freedom fighter to becoming an autocratic ruler and had opponents butchered by a special unit (the Fifth Brigade). It is from this reality that Elizabeth, a young girl, escapes into a fantasy world...