Master Harold...and the Boys (1985 film)

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'Master Harold'... and the Boys
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Created by Athol Fugard
Written by Athol Fugard
Directed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg
Starring Matthew Broderick
John Kani
Zakes Mokae
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Editor(s) Ruth Foster
Running time 89 minutes
Original release 1985

Master Harold...and the Boys is a 1985 Made-for TV-Movie drama by Athol Fugard, adapted from his 1982 play of the same title, directed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg. This semi-autobiographical film takes place in South Africa during the apartheid era. depicting how institutionalized racism, bigotry or hatred can become absorbed by those who live under it. The original play was banned from production in South Africa.



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