FILM TITLE: TREURGROND
GENRE:
CONSUMER ADVICE: 16 L V
DISTRIBUTOR: NU METRO FILMS
DIRECTOR: DARREL ROODT
MAIN CAST: STEVE HOFMEYER
ERICA WESSELS
LANGUAGE: MODERATE IMPACT , FAILRY FREQUENT
NUDITY: NONE
PREJUDICE: NONE
SEX: NONE
VIOLENCE: STRONG IMPACT,FAIRLY FREQUENT ,REALISTIC ,IMPLIED AND PSYCHOLOGICAL WITH CLOSE UP ,GRAPHIC , BLOODY DETAILS
BLASPHEMY: NONE
DRUG ABUSE: NONE
COMMENTS: TREURGROND IS AN AFRIKAANS DRAMA FILM THAT IS INSPIRED BY A BOOK CALLED TREUGROND AND INTERROGATES THE SOUTH AFRICAN FARMING COMMUNITY WHO ARE TRYING TO SURVIVE THE MANY FARM ATTACKS , AS WELL AS HOW AN ENTIRE COMMUNITY IS AFFECTED BY THIS SOCIAL ISSUE. THE FILM EXPLORES COMPLEX AND MATURE THEMES OF FARM MURDERS. RECLAIMATION LAND ISSUES ,POLITICAL CONFLICT ,CRIME ,INVESTIGATIONS,BETRAYAL ,FIGHT FOR JUSTICE AGAINST THE INJUSTICE ,EXPLORING EVERYDAY STRUGLES FARMERS EXPERIENCE ,ANGER ,FRUSTRATION, PANIC , FEAR AND FORGIVENESS. INTENSE REALISTIC ADULT NATURE THEMES SET IN REALISTIC SETTINGS IS ACCOMPANIED WITH A SUSTAINED PSYCHOLOOGICAL THREAT AND MENACE WHICH MAY BE EMOTIONALLY DISTURBING TO YOUNGER SENSITIVE VIEWERS. FUIRTHERMORE THE THEME OF FARM MURDERS AND LAND CLAIM ISSUES MAY BE TREATED IN A WAY THAT COULD BE DISTURBING AND UPSETTING TO THE SENSE OF SECURITY AND WELL BEING OF CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 16 YEARS AND MAY EVEN BE MISLEADING ,ENCOURAGING ANTI.SOCIAL ATTITUDES AND BEHAVIOUR IN IMPRESSIONABLE MINDS.