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Marigolds in August



A black gardener walks around a white district looking for work. He discovers that another black man also wants to be hired and so he ruins his rival’s chances by accusing him of theft. The actor Athol Fugard, born of an Irish father and Afrikaner mother, is South Africa’s best-known white playwright. His theatre work is marked by a double culture. During the apartheid of the 1960s and 1970s, his theatre was one of protest and he became the white director of black actors, using his art to challenge and denounce the social system.

  • Titre français
    Marigolds in August
  • Scénario
    Athol Fugard
  • Photo
    Michael J. Davis
  • Montage
    Lionel Selwyn
  • Son
    Alan Gerhardt
  • Interprétation
    Winston Ntshona, John Kani, Athol Fugard
  • Producteur délégué
    Jonathan Joel Cohen, Mark Forstater
  • Ventes internationales
    M.NET :
  • Support de projection
  • Sous-titrage
    VOST électronique

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