Kapana, one of the Ombetja Yehinga Organisation (OYO)’s films, has just been selected to be part of the prestigious Pan African Film Festival 2021 in Los Angeles.
"I think it is incredibly brave for any actor to have been in that film."
Not problematic in delivering its message, the film was crafted with a compelling screenplay which helps make this a non-generic story that engages its audiences on a personal level.
After its initial 2018 release, 'Kukuri' is picking up the interest of festivals and award shows this year.
The LGBT-themed film follows a love story between an insurance broker and a meat (kapana) vendor.
This is the second time the film is receiving international attention
Actor Adriano Visagie also won Best Actor Southern Africa at the Sotigui Awards for the film.
OYO film, 'Kukuri' is nominated the 7th Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
Apart from a talented cast, the film also has a great behind the scenes team.