The latest adaptation Fiela Se Kind, based on the bestselling novel by Dalene Matthee will have a Namibian premiere on Friday, 6 September 2019 at Windhoek’s Grove Mall.
Fiela Se kind stars Namibian-born actress Zenobia Kloppers as the hardworking Coloured woman, Fiela Komoetie, who takes in a lost Caucasian child and raises him as her own.
Nine years later, Benjamin is removed from her care and forced to live in the Knysna Forest with a family of woodcutters who claim that he is theirs. Separated by law and geography, Fiela and Benjamin spend the next decade trying to find each other while simultaneously coming to terms with their individual identities.
The Namibian premiere of the film will kick-off with a meet and greet with Kloppers from 19:00 and 19:45 followed by the screening of the film at 20:00.
Fila Se Kind also stars Wayne Smith as ‘Benjamin SR’, Luca Bornman as ‘Benjamin JR’, Wayne Van Rooyen as ‘Selling Komoetie’, Drikus Volshenck as ‘Elias Van Rooyen’, Cindy Swanepoel as ‘Barta Van Rooyen’, Chiara Roodt as ‘Nina JR’, Melissa Willering as ‘Nina SR’, Stefan Erasmus as ‘Tollie Komoetie SR’, Andre Stoltz as ‘Lange’, and many more.
The film is written and directed by Brett Michael Innes and produced under The Film Factory South Africa.
Fila Se Kind will show on 6 September at Ster-Kinekor Grove Mall, Cinema 5 and tickets are charged at N$150. Limited tickets are available and can be bought by contacting Clement: +264 816 352 781 or Jonathan: +264 811 280 599.