Afro-Bohemian Psychedelic Drama

Psychedelic Drama, 2019


Experimental Festival
AFDA Study Year: 3rd Year
Genre: Psychedelic Drama
Running Time: 10
Rating: PG
Viewing Restriction: 13

A young man who has had his perspective flawed by the hardships that he has encountered in his life, seeks to have this issue fixed with the help of a spiritual healer. Zola is a young hard-working man currently living with his wife Linda and her uncle, the dynamic within the household is unstable. This is due to the fact that Zola cannot handle the stress of working a low-level office job that provides the sole income of the house. This stress causes Zola to lash out at those he works with and those he loves, so he decides to seek out the help of a spiritual healer who will take Zola on a journey of personal growth and change of perspective.


Zola - Siyanda Sendyose
Linda - Asivile Mausi
The Boss - Zimkhitha Mpanzela


Writer - Gerhard de Villiers
Director - Gerhard de Villiers
Executive Producer - Isaiah Lindstrom
Cinematographer - Tom Radford
Editor - Siya Nondikane
Sound Design - Tristan Palframan
Visual Effects - Annika Botha
Data Wrangler - Daniel du Plessis
Colourist/Grader - Daniel du Plessis


View Trailer

Behind the Scenes

View Behind the Scenes


View Production

facebook instagram


Join a community of innovators and stay up to date with our latest newsletter.


AFDA is registered as the South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance, and is a private higher education institution which offers higher certificate and degree programmes. It is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) as a private higher education institution under the the Higher Education Act, 1997. Registration certificate no. 2001/HE07/012. Our programmes are accredited and we participate productively in the ongoing reaccreditation and quality assurance processes of the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) to ensure the quality of our programmes.
Disclaimer: AFDA reserves the rights to make changes or withdraw information or course offers without prior notice. Where possible, AFDA will endeavour to notify all persons and/or organisations affected as a result.