FILM TITLE: THE WOUND
GENRE:
CONSUMER ADVICE: 16 L S
DISTRIBUTOR: INDIGENOUS FILM DISTRIBUTION
DIRECTOR:
MAIN CAST:
LANGUAGE: STRONG IMPACT FAIRLY FREQUENT
NUDITY: LOW IMPACT INFREQUENT
PREJUDICE: MILD IMPACT FAIRLY FREQUENT
SEX: NONE
VIOLENCE: MILD IMPACT FAIRLY FREQUENT
BLASPHEMY: NONE
DRUG ABUSE: NONE
COMMENTS: A LOCAL PRODUCTION IN THE ISIXHOSA LANGUAGE SET IN A BUSHCAMP WHER THE INITIATION OF TEENAGE BOYS TAKES PLACE.A YOUNG INITIATE,JIS CAREGIVER AND ANOTHER CAREGIVER ARE HOMOSEXUAL.THE FILM FOLLOWS THE CHALLENGES OF AN INITIATION PROCESS AND HOW THE THREE MEN HANDLE THEIR HOMOSEXUALITY TO KEEP SECRET.

THEMES ARE MATURE AND COMPLEX AND INCLUDES CULTURAL PRACTICES,HOMOSEXUALITY,DEVIANT SOCIAL PRACTICES,SECRECY,LOVE AND IMPLIED MURDER.THE THEMES EXPOSE CHILDREN TO ADULT EXPERIENCES,ARE DISTURBING AND CONFUSING TO CHILDREN UNDER 16