Director: Aaron Kopp, Amanda Kopp
Writer(s): Gcina Mhlophe (Story Advisor)
Starring: Gcina Mhlophe
Synopsis: A Swazi girl embarks on a dangerous quest to rescue her young twin brothers. This animated African tale is born in the imaginations of five orphaned children in Swaziland who collaborate to tell a story of perseverance drawn from their darkest memories and brightest dreams. Their fictional character’s journey is interwoven with poetic and observational documentary scenes to create a genre-defying celebration of collective storytelling. READ REVIEW
Release Date: June 17, 2017 (USA) | Length: 77 min | Genre: Animation | MPAA Rating: NR
Note: Thandie Newton is an Executive Producer on this film. Premiered at the 2017 Los Angeles Film Festival (LAFF). I did not find a trailer for the film. Above is clip from the film festival.
Tags: Gcina Mhlophe, Thandie Newton