Triomf (2008)

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Family drama based on Marlene Van Niekerk's novel of the same title. Set in the Johannesburg suburb of Triomf, built on the ruins of the demolished Sophiatown, the story centres around the poor white Afrikaner Benade family. and takes place in May 1994, tackling the subjects of poverty, marginalisation and incest.

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