25th Cascade Festival of African Films


Directed by Jahmil X. T. Qubeka

South Africa, 2013 , 101 min.

An introverted high school teacher in rural South Africa starts an obsessive affair with a pupil, with tragic consequences. This South African homage to film noir is not for the faint of heart; it takes audiences to the intersection where Lolita meets Psycho! Winner of the 2014 African Movie Academy Awards for Best Film and Best Director and Audience Awards at the 2014 Pan-African Film Festival in Los Angeles and Film Africa in London.

In English. Rated R for violence and sexual content.