The South African multi-award winning film about a young South African boy from the ghetto named Tsotsi, meaning Gangster. Tsotsi, who left home as a child to get away from helpless parents, finds a baby in the back seat of a car that he has just stolen. He decides that it his responsibility to take care of the baby and in the process learns that maybe the gangster life isn’t the best way.

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Film Cast:

  • Tsotsi: Presley Chweneyagae
  • Morris: Jerry Mofokeng
  • Miriam: Terry Pheto
  • John Dube: Rapulana Seiphemo
  • Butcher: Zenzo Ngqobe
  • Fela: Zola
  • Pumla Dube: Nambitha Mpumlwana
  • Sergeant Zuma: Percy Matsemela
  • Soekie: Thembi Nyandeni
  • Gumboot Dlamini: Owen Sejake
  • Tsotsi’s father: Israel Makoe
  • Tsotsi’s Mother: Sindi Khambule
  • Young Tsotsi: Benny Moshe
  • Boston: Mothusi Magano
  • Aap: Kenneth Nkosi
  • Captain Smit: Ian Roberts

Film Crew:

  • Casting: Moonyeenn Lee
  • Novel: Athol Fugard
  • Writer: Gavin Hood
  • Producer: Peter Fudakowski
  • Original Music Composer: Paul Hepker
  • Original Music Composer: Mark Kilian
  • Director of Photography: Lance Gewer
  • Editor: Megan Gill
  • Production Design: Emilia Roux
  • Art Direction: Mark Walker
  • Set Decoration: Nhlanhla Bhengu
  • Costume Design: Nadia Kruger
  • Costume Design: Pierre Vienings

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