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'n Gewone blou Maandagoggend

'n Gewone blou Maandagoggend
An Ordinary Blue Monday

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One Monday morning, a girl gets ready for school. In the ghetto neighbourhood where she lives, violence and tragedy are part of everyday life.

Award in Annecy

  • "Jean-Luc Xiberras" Award for a First Film (2016)

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: 'n Gewone blou Maandagoggend

    Directed by: Naomi VAN NIEKERK

    Naomi Van Niekerk is a multimedia artist working in puppeteering, illustration, animation and performance. She studied Dramatic Arts in Johannesburg and then completed a 3-year diploma in puppeteering in France and has presented her theatre shows at many important festivals in Europe, such as Avignon (2009 and 2011) as well as the Festival Mondial des Théâtres de Marionnettes (2011). She now lives in Johannesburg and is the Creative Director of Dryfsand Productions.

    Country: South Africa

    Year of production: 2014

    Running time: 03 min 24 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: powder animation

    Target public: Adults, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Naomi VAN NIEKERK

    Production: Nita CRONJE

    Based on: "'n Gewone blou Maandagoggend", Ronelda S. Kamfer

    Music: Arnaud Van Vliet

    Sound: Arnaud Van Vliet

    Voice: Ronelda Kamfer