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Hotele Lerallaneng (Hotel on the Koppies)

Drama 1h 16m 2021

Jabu is a young novelist tormented by his personal demons of alcohol and drug addiction. After a stint in rehab, he returns to Johannesburg, South Africa to rekindle his relationship with his son. He has grudgingly taken a job writing for a soap opera to support his child, while progress on his epic third novel has stalled. When his estranged wife announces she will take the boy to Europe his plans, and sobriety, are thrown into question. Roxanne is an independent filmmaker breaking into the mainstream. She has signed with an agency in Hollywood and is attached to direct a big-budget sci-fi thriller. However, she has just found out she is pregnant from a one-night stand. With legal abortions now banned and torn between her career and motherhood, she seeks solace in her new friend Jabu within the beautiful confines of a boutique hotel during a pandemic lockdown.

Director

Charlie Vundla

Producer

Charlie Vundla

Producer

Razaana Arnold

Languages

English, Sesotho, Xhosa, Zulu

Country

South Africa