• Documentary
  • Rated:
  • Director: Pascale Lamche
  • Writer: Pascale Lamche
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Sophiatown is a 2003 documentary film. Sophiatown in the 1950s was a suburb of Johannesburg South Africa where all races mixed in defiance of apartheid. Sophiatown was famous for jazz and black gangsters heavily influenced by American film who spoke a slang called Tsotsitaal. This era is revisited by some of the artists who lived there and they call back the past in two concerts.
  • Documentary
  • Rated:
  • Director: Pascale Lamche
  • Writer: Pascale Lamche

  • Jonas Gwangwa
    Abdullah Ibrahim
    Nelson Mandela
    Hugh Masekela
    Dorothy Masuka
    Jürgen Schadeberg
    Dolly Rathebe

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  • (2003)

  • Documentary
  • Rated:
  • Director: Pascale Lamche
  • Writer: Pascale Lamche
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Synopsis

Sophiatown is a 2003 documentary film. Sophiatown in the 1950s was a suburb of Johannesburg South Africa where all races mixed in defiance of apartheid. Sophiatown was famous for jazz and black gangsters heavily influenced by American film who spoke a slang called Tsotsitaal. This era is revisited by some of the artists who lived there and they call back the past in two concerts.

Starring
  • Jonas Gwangwa
    Abdullah Ibrahim
    Nelson Mandela
    Hugh Masekela
    Dorothy Masuka
    Jürgen Schadeberg
    Dolly Rathebe