Pretty's Daughter



synopsis

When she is unable to move overseas with the wealthy woman who raised her, Busi is forced to move back to the township to live with her mother, a domestic worker. Although she has a difficult time accepting her changed circumstances, she is able to navigate a new world of living in the township, a new school, friendship and love interest until those worlds collide.

cast

Nirvana Nokwe, Khayakazi Kula, Sthandile Nkosi, Xolisile Dlamini, Jalen Warfield, Martie Hattingh, Samantha Rae, Shalan Thackwray, Pierre van Niekerk

directed by

Siphokazi Mtila

director's bio

Siphokazi Mtila is a storyteller who is deeply passionate about South African stories and has found purpose in striving to bring these narratives forth, visible and loud enough for the whole world to witness.

screenwriter

Siphokazi Mtila

producer

Tshego Molete Khanyile

runtime

23 minutes

country

South Africa

category

Short Narrative