Township Boys

Janus Metz, Denmark, 2006

28 min.DK/Documentary

From a street corner in Johannesburg, a charismatic, but melancholic gang leader, Pancake, rules his turf. One of his brothers has been shot and the other died of AIDS. Now, Pancake dreams of turning his life around. But frustrations are mounting and around every corner lurks the temptation of 'easy money'.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Township Boys
Danish title Township Boys
Keywords Young people, Identity, Crime, South Africa, Apartheid
Director Janus Metz
Screenplay Janus Metz
Director of Photography Janus Metz, Rasmus Steen
Editor Søren Ottosen
Sound Rasmus Steen
Production country Denmark
Production company Sisyphuz Film
International sales Metz
Technical info color, Dolby stereo
Danish rating Allowed for all
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Production company Sisyphuz Film


Direction Janus Metz


Script Janus Metz


Production Arun Sharma


Cinematography Janus Metz
Cinematography Rasmus Steen


Editing Søren Ottosen


Sound Rasmus Steen

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