Commonwealth Honors College World Film Series: "TSOTSI"
October 21, 2013
Commonwealth Honors College Building
Set amidst the sprawling Johannesburg township of Soweto, TSOTSI (2005, South Africa) traces six days in the life of a ruthless young gang leader who ends up caring for a baby accidentally kidnapped during a car-jacking. TSOTSI is a gritty and moving portrait of an angry young man living in a state of extreme urban deprivation. Directed by Gavin Hood.