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Life, Above All

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Directed by Oliver Schmitz
Germany, South Africa, 2010
Drama, LGBTQ+

Synopsis

In the dusty small town of Elandsdoorn, a South African township not far from Johannesburg, life seems simple and serene. 12-year-old Chanda is a promising young student. But her life, and that of her family, changes dramatically when her infant sister unexpectedly dies

Synopsis

In the dusty small town of Elandsdoorn, a South African township not far from Johannesburg, life seems simple and serene. 12-year-old Chanda is a promising young student. But her life, and that of her family, changes dramatically when her infant sister unexpectedly dies

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Life, Above AllDirected byOliver Schmitz

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Awards & Festivals

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Cannes Film Festival
2010 | Winner: François Chalais Award
National Board of Review
2010 | Winner: Top Five Foreign Films

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