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Katutura (2015)

Katutura follows several characters experience the gravity of living in a Township where dreams are poised to die. As they remain hopeful in the face of adversity they are unaware their lives will collide in both hopeful and brutal ways.

Director:

Florian Schott
7 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Mara Baumgartner Mara Baumgartner ... Elizabeth
Obed Emvula Obed Emvula ... Shivago
Whilzahn Gelderbloem Whilzahn Gelderbloem ... Nancy
Tjuna Kauapirura Tjuna Kauapirura ... Foibe
Odile Müller Odile Müller ... Esme (as Odile Mueller)
Gustav Nuuyoma ... Featured Extra
Kandi Shejavali Kandi Shejavali ... Ndapewa
Jacobs Shivute Jacobs Shivute ... Gary
Chops Tshoopara Chops Tshoopara ... Dangi
Gift Uzera Gift Uzera ... Kondja
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Storyline

Katutura deals with the struggle of everyday life in the township. There is crime, drug abuse, violence, but it also shows the strength of the community as well as the bustling creativity in the place otherwise known as the place where we do not belong. Katutura follows a group characters experiencing the gravity of living in a township. Ex-convict Dangi has to deal with living a law-abiding life, an extramarital son and an old flame who his wife doesn`t know about. Gangster Shivago explores a new market to sell his drugs and Kondja, a teenager in a wheelchair who helps street kids, falls in love for the first time. Their paths intertwine and their lives collide in both hopeful and brutal ways.

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Taglines:

In a township where dreams are poised to die, a young boy in a wheelchair falls in love and defies a notorious drug dealer with tragic consequences for the entire community.

Genres:

Action | Drama

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Details

Country:

Namibia

Language:

English

Release Date:

February 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Place Where We Do Not Belong See more »

Filming Locations:

Katutura, Namibia

Company Credits

Production Co:

Tulinane Entertainment See more »
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

6-Track Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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