Country of My Skull (2006)

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  • In My Country Alternative
  • Truth Alternative


An African American journalist travels to South Africa to report on the work of the post-Apartheid Truth and Reconciliation Commission. He is deeply shocked by the accounts of brutality and violence. When he meets Anna, an Afrikaans journalist and poet, he is torn between dislike for what she represents and affection for her as a woman. Issues of roots and identity arise as their feelings for each other develop. Are forgiveness and reconciliation possible for them?

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