Mapantsula [videorecording] / Haverbeam and David Hannay present a Max Montocchio production ; an Oliver Schmitz and Thomas Mogotlane film ; screenplay by Oliver Schmitz, Thomas Mogotlane ; directed by Oliver Schmitz.
Feature films. Prison films. Crime films. Social problem films. Motion pictures, South African.
Zulu, Afrikaans, English, and Sotho dialog; with English subtitles.
Panic is a mapantsula, a Zulu term for a petty crook. Set in South Africa, he is imprisoned with Anti-apartheid activists. There he is transformed into a man willing to become involved with social change.
Thomas Mogotlone, Marcel Van Heerden, Thembi Mtshali, Dolly Rathebe, Peter Sephuma, Darlington Michaels, Eugene Majola.
Director of photography, Rod Stewart; editor, Mark Baard; music, The Ouens.
Produced by One Look Productions (PTY), Ltd. Originally released as a motion picture in 1988.