The Cooper Gallery's Cinema Series: Mapantsula
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Introducing our Cinema Series for ReSignifications! Carefully curated to supplement our current exhibition, these stellar films from around the world will be screened Fridays at noon through the month of April.
Our film on Friday 5/5 for our Cinema Series for ReSignifications is Mapantsula (1988) directed by Oliver Schmitz. Mapantsula is a 1988 South African crime film directed by Oliver Schmitz and written by Schmitz and Thomas Mogotlane. It tells the story of Johannes ‘Panic’ Themba Mzolo (Mogotlane), a small-time thief, set against the backdrop of Apartheid. The film’s use of flashbacks between Panic’s time at the hands of his apartheid jailor ‘Stander’ (Marcel Van Heerden) andView more
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Run Time: 104 Minutes
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