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Portrait of a Young Man Drowning

Directed by Teboho Mahlatsi
South Africa, 1999
Short

Synopsis

With his side bleeding, a man called Shadow limps through a black and white landscape of burned out buildings, funeral processions, and memories that are in color. He wants to bathe, to clean his wound, but he finds no one willing to let him use their water.

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Portrait of a Young Man Drowning
Directed by Teboho Mahlatsi

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1999 | Winner: Silver Lion - Short Film

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