Monday, May 24, 2010

WoS invite you to Jo'burg Premiere 'Gugu & Andile'

WoS-Last Thursday Showcase
Invites you to come celebrate the Johannesburg Premiere of this multi award winning feature film by a talented women team!!

'Gugu and Andile'
(A South African adaptation of Romeo and Juliet)

Writer/Director: Minky Schlesinger Producer:
Bridget Pickering (Fireworks media),
Co writer Lodi Matsetela

Genre: Fiction, Runtime: 96min

Date: 27 may 2010 Venue: The Lab (Market Theatre) Time: 7.30 for 8pm
Free screening, (donation appreciated)
Food and cash bar available

This multi award winning drama is a love-story set against the backdrop of the war that raged through South Africa’s townships in the early 1990s. What ultimate sacrifice do they make for the sake of their love?

(Winner Best South African Feature - Cape Winelands Film Festival 2010)
(Winner Best African Language Film - African Movie Academy Awards, 2009)
(Winner best youth film - Lola Kenya Screen 2009),
(Official selection Rotterdam 2010) (In competition, Best TV Feature, FESPACO 2009)

It has been seen all over the world and honoured with awards, and now don't miss your chance to see it, network with the filmmakers and other women of the sun.

See you there!