It’s really happening! The highly-anticipated multi-award winning film, Poppie Nongena will be released in cinemas next year January.
Helena Spring Films have released a brand new trailer for Poppie Nongena film.
Find out everything we know about the film so far here…
When is Poppie Nongena film set for release?
Poppie Film is set for release in cinemas on 31 January 2020.
Who stars in Poppie Nongena film?
Clementine Mosimane is set to play a lead role as Poppie. Poppie Nongena film also stars Anna-Mart van der Merwe, Nomsa Nene, Chris Gxalaba, Rolanda Marais, David Minaar and Lida Botha.
Who directs Poppie Nomgena film?
The film is helmed by Christiaan Olwagen.
What is the Poppie Nomgena film about?
Poppie Nongena based on the award-winning novel by Elsa Joubert and follows “the story of a South African isiXhosa mother, whose life revolves around finding stability for her family during a period of insufferable upheaval in the country when African women were forced, by arrests, fines and forced removal, to leave their homes and resettle in remote areas designated as black homelands. When her husband, Stone became too ill to work, Poppie was deemed by the law to be an “illegal” resident in her own country. She engaged in a desperate struggle with the authorities for permission to stay, moving from house to house, applying for permits, applying for extensions, extensions of extensions, and using every means at her disposal to remain with her children.”
Is there a Poppie Nongena film trailer?
Watch the latest trailer for the film below: