Tsotsi

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The South African multi-award winning film about a young South African boy from the ghetto named Tsotsi, meaning Gangster. Tsotsi, who left home as a child to get away from helpless parents, finds a baby in the back seat of a car that he has just stolen. He decides that it his responsibility to take care of the baby and in the process learns that maybe the gangster life isn’t the best way.

Who Stars in Tsotsi

Presley Chweneyagae
Tsotsi

Presley Chweneyagae

Jerry Mofokeng
Morris

Jerry Mofokeng

Terry Pheto
Miriam

Terry Pheto

Kenneth Nkosi
Aap

Kenneth Nkosi

Zenzo Ngqobe
Butcher

Zenzo Ngqobe

Zola
Fela

Zola


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Production

Movieworld Productions

Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa

UK Film & TV Production Company

National Film & Video Foundation of South Africa


Facts

Status
Released

Release Date
2005-08-18

Original Language
Afrikaans

Runtime
1 hr 34 mins

Budget
$ 3,000,000.00 (Estimated)

Revenue
$ 9,879,971.00 (USA)

Profit
$ 6,879,971.00 (Estimated in USA)

Homepage
http://www.tsotsimovie.com/

Genres
Crime Drama

Keywords
slum baby fight leader johannesburg police love friends murder gang teenager violence criminal hijack


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