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Jannie Totsiens
(Jannie Totsiens)

by Jans RAUTENBACH

In a private psychiatric clinic, Jannie enters in a catatonic state. His silence intimidates  the other patients. After responding to treatment, he attempts to form relationships, but the inmates wreak a terrible vengeance upon him. Although never made explicit, the clinic operates as a microcosm of South Africa and the impotence of the administration to control the violence within mirrors the inevitable breakdown into violence of the outside society.

  • Titre français
    Jannie Totsiens
  • Original title
    Jannie Totsiens
  • Titre international
    Jannie Totsiens
  • Scénario
    Jans Rautenbach
  • Photo
    Koos Roets, David Dunn-Yarker
  • Montage
    Ute Albrecht
  • Musique
    Sam Sklair
  • Interprétation
    Cobus Rossouw, Jill Kirkland, Don Léonard, Katinka Heyns
  • Sous-titrage

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