In co-operation with Poety International Festival and during the festival week, /Geschiedenis TV, the Dutch digital historical tv channel, will broadcast several films that are linked to the theme City and Country. Some of them will be shown at the festival. These films are in Dutch.
As part of the programme A Different Window on Zimbabwe, the film Zimbabwe will be shown on Tuesday 10 June.
Zimbabwe - Darrell James Roodt (2008, South Africa/Zimbabwe, 82")
Painful and topical drama about illegal labour migration from Zimbabwe to South Africa. Seen through the eyes of a 19-year-old orphan girl, Roodt shows that border inhabitants don't have much choice.
Tuesday, 10 June, 21.30 hrs, Filmzaal