Meerkat Moonship

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Meerkat Moonship (Meerkat Maantuig)

Directed by Hanneke Schutte

  • South Africa 2017; 76 min
  • Original version: Afrikaans
  • Genre: Drama
    • FIPRESCI Award, Professional Jury Award - Schlingel IFF

Synopsis

After her father͛s death, Gideonette de la Rey, a fearful young girl with an over-active imagination, realises she͛s the only surviving member who has cursed family name. With the help of her new friend, Bhubesi, and his makeshift moonship, she has to find the inner strength to overcome her fears if she ever wants to break the wicked curse.

Production

  • THE FILM FACTORY

    Hanneke Schutte