Cry, The Beloved Country

Directed by Darrell Roodt (1995)                                                                                       A murder occurred in 1946 Johannesburg, in South Africa, and the tragic event is destined for connecting two different fathers. The well established white man is a father whose son is killed, and the black gentle preacher is a father whose son is convicted death sentence of the murder. Overwhelming sadness of lost own son suddenly starts emotional fighting in the minds of two fathers. Under the apartheid policy the fathers patiently understand the necessity of avoiding a violent collision.  And they find together the kind of mutual understanding that could heal a nation.  Based on the novel.