Boardgame, or From the Ranks to Field Marshal

Wendy Morris

IFFR 2018

Bright Future Short

  • 8'
  • Belgium
  • 2017

Union of South Africa recruits board ships to the sound of S.E.K. Mqhayi's sarcasm-laden poem The Dark Army: "Oh yes, of course we’re grateful, when our mother country spares us a thought and sets us to work in the harbours when it finds itself in trouble." (Argos)

Director
Wendy Morris
Premiere
International premiere
Country of production
Belgium
Production Year
2017
Festival Edition
IFFR 2018
Length
8'
Medium
File
Languages
English, Xhosa
Producer
Wendy Morris / Vertigo Productions
Sales
Argos Centre for Art and Media
Screenplay
Wendy Morris
Cinematography
Wendy Morris
Editor
Wendy Morris, Jean Delbeke, Yannick Franck
Sound Design
Yannick Franck
Music
Yannick Franck