GUBI - THE BIRTH OF FRUIT
Director: Philippa Herrmann
South Africa, 2007, 8 min
Cast:Munya Chidzonga, Tebogo Tobejane, Taryn Abrahams
Crew:Producer: Hlumela Matika - Screenwriter: Philippa Herrmann, Leah Rolando - Editor: Wynand van Zyl - Cinematographer: Cale Jansen - Original Score: Kesivan Naidoo - Production Designer: Leah Rolando
Sales:AFDA Cape Town - T: +27739872925
Email:hlumelamatika AT yahoo.com
The first tribe to roam the earth relies on food from the heavens. When Nok's belly grows full after sharing her fruit with Nto, the Queen of the tribe grows jealous and banishes her from the community.
About the director
Born in Bonn, of Kenyan and German parentage, Philippa Herrmann currently resides in Cape Town. She has lived in France, Kenya, Ethiopia and the Netherlands. In her free time, she paints, reads, swims and works part-time as a photographer.