Rough Aunties

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Rough Aunties
Directed by Kim Longinotto
Release date
  • 23 November 2008 (2008-11-23) (IDFA Festival)
Running time
103 minutes
Country United Kingdom
South Africa
Language English

Rough Aunties is a 2008 documentary film directed by Kim Longinotto about a group of 5 women of Operation Bobbi Bear who protect and care for abused, neglected and forgotten children in Durban, South Africa.[1] It won the Grand Jury Prize in the 'World Cinema — Documentary' category at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival.[2]


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Preceded by
Man on Wire
Sundance Grand Jury Prize: World Cinema Documentary
Succeeded by
The Red Chapel