Lwandle is avoiding his phone. He finally gets the courage to go through the messages. They're from his girlfriend who then dumps him over a couple of voice notes. She does this on her birthday and after Lwandle organized her a party at his place. Braam is an anthology web series following an ensemble cast as they engage, interact and attempt to live their daily lives in the artisan, hipster-haven of central Johannesburg.
Written and Directed by Xolelwa ‘Ollie’ Nhlabatsi Created By Xolelwa ‘Ollie’ Nhlabatsi, Okuhle Magcaba & Brendan C. Campbell Produced by Brendan C. Campbell & Xolelwa ‘Ollie’ Nhlabatsi Executive Producers: joy mawela, thandeka zwane and xolelwa mayatula Director of Photography: Xolelwa 'Ollie' Nhlabatsi Production Design & Costume design by Honey Makwakwa Edited by Xolelwa ‘Ollie’ Nhlabatsi Sound Design, Sound editor and final Mix by Greg canning Visual Effects by Brendan C. Campbell & Kym fiala
Whitney is a police officer whose long-term girlfriend, Palesa, is violently raped and murdered. Whitney goes on a man hunt to find the perpetrators, but loses her mind and soul in the process. Bold and brave, Lost In The World is a tragic story of love, loss and suffering.
Nomination - Baobab Award for Best Short Film - Film Africa Film Festival 2015 Official Selection - Baltimore International Black Film Festival 2017 Official Selection - Through My Eyes Film Festival 2017 Official Selection - Batho Ba Lorato Film Festival 2017 Official Selection - London Short Film Festival 2016 Official Selection - Thessaloniki LGBTI-Q Film Festival 2015 Official Selection - Independent Mzansi Short Film Festival 2015
Written and Directed by Xolelwa ‘Ollie’ Nhlabatsi Produced by Xolelwa ‘Ollie’ Nhlabatsi, Brendan C. Campbell and Mzu Nhlabati Executive Producers: Sanele Nhlabatsi, Phindile B. Shongwe, Andrea Birnbaum, Vangile Makwakwa, Ignacio Priego, Randell Baze and Bradley Hales Director of Photography: Graham Boonzaaier Production Design by Gugu Khumalo, Honey Makwakwa Costume Design by Gugu Khumalo Edited by Xolelwa ‘Ollie’ Nhlabatsi, Brendan C. Campbell Musical Score by Tshepang Ramoba Sound Design and Mix by Brendan C. Campbell, Xolelwa ‘Ollie’ Nhlabatsi and Tshepang Ramoba Casting by Anna Hlalele Visual Effects by Brendan C. Campbell
Starring Whitney: Honey Makwakwa Shrink: Lesley Nkosi Palesa: Nqobile Khumalo Boss: Nkosinathi Nkosi Young Man: Oros Mampofu Cop #1: Pusetso Thibedi Cop #2: Patrick Charlie Mashpa
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