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South Africa, 1976
Drama, Family


Set against the tumultuous backdrop of South Africa’s horrifying Apartheid era, filmmaker Ashley Lazarus’s heartwarming tale centers on the enduring friendship between Tsepo and Jannie.

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e'Lollipop Directed by Ashley Lazarus, Philo Pieterse

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  • mpho3's rating of the film e'Lollipop

    A sentimental favorite of many S. Africans and a bit of an int'l cult classic, the most alluring thing about this movie is that it was made under Apartheid. With its message of friendship and love between a black child and a white one, I am suspicious it wasn't banned because of the admittedly hilarious dig at the Peace Corp and for depicting "white" medical heroics. Maybe its peace and loveness was that powerful : )

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