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The Price Of Sugar tells the alternately gripping, romantic and heart-wrenching story of Sarith and Mini-Mini as they grow up on the sugar plantations of Suriname in the latter half of the... See more »

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Sarith
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Reinder Almersma
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Mini-Mini
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Nathan
Bart Klever
Anna Raadsveld ...
Elza
Jaap Spijkers
Yannick van de Velde
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Julius Robles Medina
Deirdre Wolhuter ...
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Father Nassy
Carel Nel ...
Von Beunekom
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Rich merchant
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Rebecca
Negativ
José Domingos ...
Slave Merchant

Directed by

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Jean van de Velde

Written by

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Cynthia McLeod ... (novel)
 
Jean van de Velde ... (screenplay)

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Michael Auret ... producer
Richard Claus ... producer
Gail Radnitz ... line producer (as Gail Overton)
Paul Voorthuysen ... producer

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Paleis van Boem

Cinematography by

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Giulio Biccari

Film Editing by

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Job ter Burg

Editorial Department

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David Grant ... colorist
Megan Hattingh ... assistant editor

Casting By

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Janusz Gosschalk
Leonie Luttik

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Darryl Hammer

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Guy Potgieter

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Surisa Surisa

Costume Design by

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Rae Donnelly

Makeup Department

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Raine Edwards ... makeup artist
Esmerelda Fourie ... hair stylist
Rob Hillenbrink ... prosthetic supply
Koketso Mbuli ... assistant makeup artist (as Kokotso Mbuli)
Minuche Snyman ... special makeup effects artist

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Graham Hickson ... first assistant director
Joy Hoes ... second second assistant director

Art Department

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Ulf Suhrmuller ... standby
Lisa Van Velden ... property buyer / set designer
Kerry Von Lillienveld ... property master (as Kerry van Lillenveld)

Sound Department

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Barry Donnelly ... supervising sound editor (2013)
Bob Hazell ... boom operator
Hans Jong ... adr recordist
Stefan Meutstege ... assistant dialogue editor
Philip Olckers ... foley mixer
Simon Rice ... sound mixer (2013-2014)
Nardi van Dijk ... dialogue editor

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Kevin Bitters ... special effects coordinator

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Jeremy Hattingh ... visual effects artist
Kailyn Johnson ... visual effects artist
Dennis Kleyn ... visual effects supervisor
Fir Suidema ... compositor / on-set visual effects supervisor / visual effects supervisor on set
Frank van der Peet ... compositor / visual effects artist
Albert van Vuure ... visual effects artist

Camera and Electrical Department

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Barbara Bredero ... best boy
Brandon Daniels ... best boy electrics
Jonathan Farr ... a camera loader
Philip Francis ... additional photography
Zak Katz ... set digital image technician (2013)
Andrew Luscombe ... assistant camera / first assistant a camera
Djuma Masudi ... additional grip
John McKay ... gaffer
Jefri Meintjes ... first camera assistant: b-cam
Zak O'Leary ... key grip (as Zak 'Ebenezzer' O'Leary)
Quintin Pretorius ... spark

Casting Department

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Portia Ntobeko Cele ... casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Lynn Paulsen ... costume buyer
Morris Riley ... head breakdown artist
Kate Tee ... assistant costume designer

Other crew

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Thembisa Cochrane ... executive: Spier Films
Chris Derks ... research
Joanne Goldstone ... production accountant
Ronald Hoskins ... set pa
Reinier Smit ... script consultant / script supervisor
Edward van der Lugt ... sales director
Estelle Vockerodt ... assistant accountant

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

The Price Of Sugar tells the alternately gripping, romantic and heart-wrenching story of Sarith and Mini-Mini as they grow up on the sugar plantations of Suriname in the latter half of the eighteenth century. Where Sarith is the most beautiful woman in the colony, the mulatto Mini-Mini is forever in her shadow, slave to her own half-sister. Written by Anonymous

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Also Known As
  • The Price of Sugar (World-wide, English title)
  • Le Prix de la Liberté (France)
  • Over Sarith En Nathan
  • Pretul zaharului (Romania)
  • Over Sarith En Rutger
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Runtime
  • 120 min
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Budget EUR6,011,348 (estimated)
Opening Weekend Netherlands EUR237,454, 29 Sep 2013

Did You Know?

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Trivia Released as both a theatrical 2 hour film and an extended mini-series for television consisting of four 45 minute episodes. See more »
Goofs Nathan mentions trying for the post of ambassador to Italy in Rome. Italy was not a unitary state until the mid 19th century, and the city of Rome at the time was the capital of the Papal States, ruled directly by the Pope. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Episode #8.16 (2013). See more »

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