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|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Teddy Mattera; Tendeka Matatu; Jerry Mofokeng; Mpho Lovinga; Percy Matsemela; Global Film Initiative.; First-Run Features (Firm)
|Language Note:||English with some Tswana, Afrikaans and Zulu dialogue with English subtitles.|
|Notes:||Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
Special features: Discussion guide which includes director's notes, production notes, Johannesburg slang glossary.
|Credits:||Cinematography, Ivan Leathers ; editor, Henion Han ; music, Philip Miller.|
|Performer(s):||Cast: Jerry Mofokeng, Mpho Lovinga, Percy Matsemela, Tumi Melamu, Coco Merckle.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (DVD) (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Series Title:||Global lens collection.|
|Responsibility:||Global Film Initiative ; a film by Teddy Mattera ; writer and director, Teddy Mattera ; producer, Tendeka Matatu.|
Max leaves his small farming village for Johannesburg, hoping to become a doctor. Accompanying Max is Mona, the sacred village goat, mistakenly sent to be sacrificed at a wedding in a nearby township. Failing to deliver Mona, Max arrives at the school but is unable to stay there with a goat. In desperation, Max seeks out his crooked uncle Norman.
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