Son of Man

Son of Man
  • 2006
  • South Africa
  • 1h 26min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Mark Dornford-May
  • Cast: Zorro Sidloyi, Pauline Malefane, Andile Kosi
  • Language: Norwegian

An ambitious new interpretation of the Gospels by the South African theatre and film ensemble Dimpho Di Kopane. The Saviour is born amid a civil war in the fictional African state of Judea. As he grows up he sets out to free his people from oppression through an ethics of non-violent protest and solidarity.

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Son of Man

24 Apr 2008

After transplanting Bizet’s Carmen to South Africa in U-Carmen eKhayelitsha, brave and progressive filmmaker Mark Dornford-May takes on the gospels in this ambitious film set in the fictional African state of Judea. This film received its UK premier…

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