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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kenneth Nkosi ...
Elvis
Rapulana Seiphemo ...
Tumi
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Rose
Zandile Msutwana ...
Ayanda
Marcel van Heerden ...
Fanie van Zyl
Sylvia Mngxekeza ...
Ma Valerie
Lulu Nxozi ...
Zuki
Jessica Haines ...
Daisy
Mbulelo Grootboom ...
Tony
Sandy Mzolo ...
Gloria
Emile Minnie ...
Marcel
Geoffrey Mbenge ...
Old man
Frances Ndlazilwana ...
Gogo
Dan Robbertse ...
Len
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Slang
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Storyline

The loyal, committed and very decent Elvis leaves Johannesburg to pick up his best friend and best man Tumi in Durban. The two will then journey on to Cape Town to begin rehearsals for Elvis's wedding to the beautiful Ayanda. But things don't always go according to plan. An appealing, feel-good movie about love, commitment, intimacy and friendship and the host of maddening obstacles that can get in the way of a happy ending. Written by The Film Catalogue

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Everyone is invited to the wedding of the year.

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some sexual content | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

29 April 2009 (South Africa)  »

Also Known As:

Matrimonio in bianco  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$7,005 (USA) (3 September 2010)

Gross:

$10,908 (USA) (10 September 2010)
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South Africa's official submission to 82nd Academy Award's Foreign Language in 2010. See more »

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Find out what it means to be a South African
15 March 2010 | by (Russia) – See all my reviews

I think that this film is purely South African entertainment and it is brilliant as such. Foreigners with no interest in that country won't be able to understand why it caused such a stir in the RSA and won so many fans.

White Wedding is important not only because it shows a positive side of the 'SA experience'. After watching it, you will understand what unites all South Africans irrespective of their skin colour or cultural background.

It is a film about what it's like to be South African. And it's a valuable contribution in the country that is still strongly divided along racial and ethnic lines. Once people realise the common denominator,. they might be able to understand each other better - and, eventually, make the Rainbow Nation ideal more sensible.


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