Retrieved from ” https: You may have noticed some of the recent changes we have made. Already have an account? Dingaan tells Panic he wants nothing more to do with him and leaves him. Wow, haven’t watched a movie on VHS or Beta in a long time. A crime writer living in Venice while working on his new novel meets and soon marries his real-estate agent.

My News Sign up and add shows to get the latest updates about your favorite shows – Start Now. The pickpocketing Panic commits is common in South Africa and difficult for the police to investigate. Connections Featured in In Darkest Hollywood: After telling him to stay out of trouble, Sam runs from an approaching police van. The Fast Runner He then goes out looking for Sam. Pat sends him away in anger.

A great use of the flashback narrative. Cast Thomas Mogotlane Panic. Post Share on Facebook. He son Sam Eugene Majola listens on.

Oliver SchmitzThomas Mogotlane. A young woman from a remote Icelandic village takes an arduous journey to join her sister in Reykjavik. Panic is being interrogated by Stander, who is outlining his extensive criminal history. This is an example of private indirect government. Here we first see Panic who is herded with the rest of the prisoners, including women and children. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

The chill smooth jazz soundtrack doesn’t hurt, either. Producer 2 Credits David Hannay. The music in the film is provided by The Ouens, a South African musical group.


It was banned by the government of the day, but has subsequently won several South African Film Awards. He demands information from him about a man named Duma Peter Sephima. Edit Cast Cast overview, first billed only: Duma first appears, speaking out against the mayor and the current order. Upon returning to his cell, he is accused by a fellow inmate of selling out to the authorities.

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Nahal who is four months pregnant suddenly finds out that her child is dead. Thomas Mogotlane’s performance is superb, Oscar winning stuff. There is no system of justice in Mapantsula, the authorities are instead more interested in the status-quo that true order in a democratic nation. Please enter your email address and we will email you a new password. A Minor Leap Down Back in prison, all of the cells are full. The inevitability of the conflict around him forces Panic to make a decision between personal gain by confessing Duma is a terrorist to the police and being released and helping the larger social movement by staying silent about Duma’s whereabouts.

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A Star Is Born 4. This page was last edited on 7 Juneat Best movies about South Africa ever. Panic looks into the camera and refuses to sign the confession.

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The telling of an Inuit legend of an evil spirit causing strife in the community and one warrior’s endurance and battle of its menace. Trivia The first anti-apartheid feature film for and about Black South Africans. Panic breaks a bottle and threatens to kill him.


Leisurely paced with stunning scenery. Share this Rating Title: In another cut scene, we see Panic at a local healer’s, she tells him that, “…the past and future are for dreaming about. Interesting crime drama set in Apartheid South Africa that shows the effects of the regime on black South Africans while being very entertaining beyond that.

South Africa’s Crisis of Crime. He backs away from the house. Panic and Dingaan are in a mall.

Movie Info Mapantsula was financed and filmed in South Africa, where it gained its widest distribution. After telling him to stay out of trouble, Sam runs from an approaching police van. Panic stabs him and the two escape to a movie theater.

Mapantsula tells the story of Panic, a petty gangster who inevitably becomes caught up in the growing anti-apartheid struggle and has to choose between individual gain and a united stand Art Director 1 Credit Robyn Hofmmeyrr. Just leave caast a message here and we will work on getting you verified. Archived copy as title Use dmy dates from June The present is for living in.