Father Xmas Doesn't Come Here (2009)

Children's Stories / 14m / Short / Fiction

Synopsis

A young Zulu girl with low self-esteem writes to Father Christmas asking for long, straight hair. Her dream is almost ruined by a cynical man who gives her a cruel dose of reality, but with the help of her grandmother, she eventually learns that being beautiful isn’t about what you look like but about being yourself.

Directed by Bheki Sibiya

Info

Languages
Zulu
English Subtitles
Location
South Africa
Produced
South Africa
Regions
Southern Africa
Father Xmas Doesn't Come Here

Distribution

Sibongile Nkosana - sibongile@sobabili.co.za