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A Dry White Season

A Dry White Season(1989)

Also Known As: Une Saison blanche et seche |

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In South Africa, a white schoolteacher''''s life and values are threatened when he asks about a black boy who died in police custody.

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MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1989 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co:  MGM Distribution Company
Sound:  Production Co:  .....Production Company, Sundance Institute .....Production Company, D Bassett & Associates Inc .....Production Company, Cinema Research Corporation .....Production Company, Deluxe Entertainment Services Group .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Jdc .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (MGM) .....Studio, MGM Distribution Company .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, United International Pictures .....World Wide Theatrical Distributor, Medusa Film .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, CBS Video .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • a dry white season

    kevin sellers 2015-10-15

    Very good study of a man developing a social conscience, set against the struggle for African independence in South Africa in the 1970s. To the extent that... MORE>

  • A Dry White Season

    Hallie 2015-10-14

    A gripping and sensitive probing into the effect of Apparteid upon a white family, whose father joins the resistance when the son of his gardener is... MORE>

  • A grim reminder

    David H. 2015-10-14

    An impressive movie. Donald Sutherland and Janet Suzman head a cast of fine performances. Although apartheid is now gone, this film is a grim reminder of... MORE>