Benjamin

Drama, 2019

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FILM PRODUCTION DETAILS

Graduation Festival
AFDA Study Year: 3
Genre: Drama
Running Time: 12
Rating: PG
Viewing Restriction: 10-12

The story follows Benjamin's journey, a young man on the autism spectrum. After his mom, who was also his caretaker, passes away, he is forced to go live with his older sister, Emilia, who thinks of him as a burden as she struggles to understand him. Both of them need to put their differences aside in order to try to reconnect.

CAST

Benjamin - Laurent de Froberville
Emilia - Megan le Roux
Kurt - Rubin Wissing
Buyalot Guy - Zaid Lagadien

CREW

Writer - Bianca Lee Jardim
Director - Bianca Lee Jardim
Executive Producer - AFDA
Associate Producer - Cecilia Gallet
Cinematographer - Isma'eel Sallie
Production Designer - Marc Petrelis
Costume, Make-up and Styling - Suné Burger
Editor - Nicole Burger
Sound Design - Richard Gauld
Composer - Bongani Mashaba
Visual Effects - Daniel Mohr
Data Wrangler - Robert Hardy

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