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‘Letters of Hope’ - A coming-of-age film about a boy who has to take over his father’s job of delivering secret letters from exiles and revolutionaries in 1976 apartheid South Africa.

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In 1976 apartheid South Africa, 16-year-old Jeremiah really wants to be a policeman and can’t understand why his father won’t let him. His father is the local postman and expects Jeremiah to follow suit.

When his father is killed, Jeremiah discovers that his father was operating a secret courier service that delivered letters from freedom fighters in exile and prison. Will Jeremiah step up to take over from where his father left off, delivering letters of hope to their families?

Genre: Drama
Cast: Aphiwe Mkefe, Luthulu Dlamini, Sibulele Gcilitshana
Directed by: Vusi’Africa Sindane
Screenplay: Nadledi Bogacwi, Vusi’Africa Sindane
Music: Nebo Mafabatho, Ben Amato
Produced by: Ndiyathemba Modibedi
Language: Xhosa
Subtitles: English
Country / Year: South Africa,  2020

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Set in 1976 apartheid South Africa, Letters of Hope is a coming-of-age story about a 16-year-old who has to fill his father’s shoes in delivering secret letters from exiled and imprisoned revolutionaries.