Mayfair

Not available for screening anymore

  1. Extra

    Mayfair

    Directed by

    South Africa

    2018

    90 min

    • Afrikaans

    Drama

    Fired from a refugee camp, Zaid Randera, prodigal son, returns home to Mayfair where his overbearing father, Aziz (businessman and occasional money launderer), is facing death threats. Bitter at his father and unwilling to get his hands dirty, how far will Zaid go to protect his family?

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Ronak Patani
    Rajesh Gopie
    Wayne Van Rooyen
    Screenplay
    Neil McCarthy
    Cinematography
    Miles Goodall
    Editing
    Megan Gill
    Music
    Phillip Miller
    Production
    REAL EYES FILMS
    Sara  Blecher

    Sara Blecher

    South Africa

    An award winning documentary director and producer, Sara Blecher's second and third feature films – AYANDA and DIS EK ANNA, were both released theatrically in October 2015. AYANDA premiered at the Los Angeles Film Festival where it received a special mention in the world category and was selected to open the Durban International Film Festival, and DIS EK ANNA won both best film and best director at the South African film and television awards 2016. Sara’s debut feature OTELO BURNING won over 17 international awards and was named by CNN as one of the top ten African films of the decade. She is also currently in development with a slate of feature films. Sara is a co-founder of Cinga Productions, a small boutique South African based production company has made a number of innovative television programs and drama series including the International Emmy Nominated ZERO TOLERANCE. She began her career working on theatre productions. Her first film related job was as a production assistant on the documentary PARIS IS BURNING. Sara was born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa and graduated with honors from NYU film school. Her most recent film is MAYFAIR (2018).

    Selected Filmography