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The Bird Can't Fly (2007)

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Melody returns home to Fairlands for the funeral of her estranged daughter. But the town has almost disappeared under the encroaching desert. She finds out she has a 10 year old grandson. Melody decides to take the boy away, but he resists.

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Cast overview:
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Melody
Yusuf Davids ...
River
Tony Kgoroge ...
Scoop
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Stone
Blessing Mbonambi ...
Johnny
Nikilitha Mantungwa ...
Little
Kira Wilkinson ...
Grace
Amanda Dilma ...
Pretty
Tina Jaxa ...
Mercy
Thoko Ntshinga ...
Fair
Claire Berlein ...
Charm
Dipuo Huma ...
Belle
Hazel Scott ...
Mrs. Grain
Bill Curry ...
Postman
Liza Ackermann ...
June - deceased daughter (as Liza Ackerman)
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Melody returns home to Fairlands for the funeral of her estranged daughter. But the town has almost disappeared under the encroaching desert. She finds out she has a 10 year old grandson. Melody decides to take the boy away, but he resists.

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3 January 2008 (Netherlands)  »

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Die Liebe einer Großmutter  »

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€2,000,000 (estimated)
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