Catch a Fire

Catch a Fire

Catch a Fire

  In the early eighties of the last century, the South African apartheid regime still sits firmly in the saddle. Chamasso Patrick (Derek Luke), who works at the Secunda oil refinery near Johannesburg, is one of the few blacks who brought it within the pervasive racial segregation moderately wealthy. Married to Precious (Bonnie Henna), and the proud father of two daughters is Chamasso more apolitical, much better, he coached the local football club and turns away, when the ANC supporters sing their songs at work. Its neutral

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Heart of Fire – The journey of the young Awet

Heart of Fire - The journey of the young Awet

Heart of Fire – The journey of the young Awet

  Seldom has a German film in anticipation of a Berlinale and before his first performance as provided for excitement and opposition as Luigi Falornis competition entry Heart of Fire – The journey of the young Awet, the loosely on the autobiography of the same name is based Senait Mehari. This contradiction is the experience of the film, mainly due to the author against whom, in February of 2007, the first voices were loud, insisted on the fact that Mehari was never trained as a child soldier

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