Forever Young, Forever Free (1975)

03/24/1975 (ZA) FamilyDrama 1h 25m

Overview

"e’Lollipop" is the extraordinary story of two inseparable South African children, Tsepo and his orphaned friend Jannie. Jannie is sent to a missionary station in Tsepo’s village where they become best friends as Jannie finds his place in his new home. Life is full of childhood fun and antics until tragedy strikes: Jannie, now 10 years old, is seriously injured. In the face of much adversity, Tsepo and his community pull together so that Jannie can get specialised medical treatment. A daunting challenge lies ahead... At what cost will Jannie survive? Tsepo and Jannie’s inspirational story unfolds against the breathtaking backdrops of a dramatic African landscape and New York City in the mid-1970s. "e’Lollipop" is a life-changing story that reminds us of the true value of friendship, community, sacrifice and family - despite our color or creed.

  1. Ashley Lazarus

    Director

  2. Andre Pieterse

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Norman Knox

    Jannie

  2. Muntu Ndebele

    Tsepo

  3. Bess Finney

    Sister Marguerita

  4. Karen Valentine

    Karen Valentine

    Carol Anne

  5. José Ferrer

    José Ferrer

    Father Alberto

  6. Bingo Mbonjeni

    Cash General

  7. Simon Sabela

    Rakwaba the Witchdoctor

  8. Ken Gampu

    Ken Gampu

    Thomas Luke

  9. Naomi Van Niekerk

    Grandmother Pienaar

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Full Cast & Crew

Original Title e’Lollipop

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -

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Content Score

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