Life, Above All

Life, Above All

Just after the death of her newly-born sister, Chanda, 12 years old, learns of a rumor that spreads like wildfire through her small, dust-ridden village near Johannesburg. It destroys her family and forces her mother to flee. Sensing that the gossip stems from prejudice and superstition, Chanda leaves home and school in search of her mother and the truth.Directed by Oliver Schmitz (Paris, Je T’Aime) and based on the award-winning novel “Chanda’s Secrets” by Allan Stratton.
  • Rated PG13 for mature thematic material and some sexual content.
Just after the death of her newly-born sister, Chanda, 12 years old, learns of a rumor that spreads like wildfire through her small, dust-ridden village near Johannesburg. It destroys her family and forces her mother to flee. Sensing that the gossip stems from prejudice and superstition, Chanda leaves home and school in search of her mother and the truth.Directed by Oliver Schmitz (Paris, Je T’Aime) and based on the award-winning novel “Chanda’s Secrets” by Allan Stratton.
  • Rated PG13 for mature thematic material and some sexual content.