Compétition internationale
44th edition
18>27 november 2022, Nantes
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John TRENGOVE

21/03/1978
Director

John Trengove grew up in Johannesburg, South Africa, and has lived in Cape Town and New York, where he completed a Masters in filmmaking at NYU. His career spans theatre, television, documentary, commercials and experimental film. His groundbreaking mini-series, Hopeville garnered much critical acclaim and several international awards including the Swiss Rose d’Or for the best drama and an International Emmy nomination for the best mini-series. He is currently developing a feature film, The Wound, about traditional male circumcision rituals in the Eastern Cape. John directs theatre in his spare time and is a member of the art collective Against Jealousy.

(november 2013)

John TRENGOVE

Films programmed at the festival

The Wound
The Wound
(Inxeba)
by John TRENGOVE

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