A Moffie Called Simon

1986
14.0'
CA
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Synopsis

A collage of found footage from different media presenting the case of Simon Nkodi, a black gay activist and student leader in South Africa, who had been in jail for two years when the film was produced. Exploring the connections between anti-apartheid struggles and gay liberation, A Moffie Called Simonis based on letters from Nkodi to his lover, Ray, a Canadian gay journalist.

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