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3.0
5 Ratings

The Storekeeper

Directed by Gavin Hood
South Africa, 1998
Short, Crime

Synopsis

An elderly man owns a small, isolated general store, somewhere in rural South Africa. After suffering a series of burglaries, which culminate in the murder of a night-watchman, the Storekeeper finally takes the law into his own hands – with tragic consequences.

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The Storekeeper Directed by Gavin Hood

Awards & Festivals

Chicago International Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Best Narrative Short Film - 15 minutes and Over (Silver Hugo)

Melbourne International Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Grand Prix