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Kani, John

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Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caius Martius 'Coriolanus' is a feared and revered Roman general, suddenly pitted against his own city and fellow citizens. Rebelling against the power-hungry designs of his manipulative mother and rejected by his own people, Coriolanus incites a riot that expels him from Rome. The banished hero joins forces with his sworn enemy Tullus Aufidius to extract his revenge and determine his destiny
Statements : Sizwe Bansi is dead ; The island by Athol Fugard( Book )

47 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sizwe Bansi Is Dead reveals the perversities of human identity in a country where a man is equal to his passbook. The Island celebrates the strength of man's connection to man, even within the dehumanizing confines of a prison cell on Robben Island. Statements After an Arrest Under the Immorality Act depicts the shattering of two lives under the harsh glare of South Africa's miscegenation laws."--Publisher description
Sarafina! by Darrell Roodt( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and French and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world where truth is forbidden, an inspiring teacher dares to instill in her students lessons not found in schoolbooks. In doing so, she challenges their freedom and hers
White lion by Michael Swan( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young African boy named Gisani finds himself destined to protect a rare and magnificent white lion cub named Letsatsi who is cast from his pride and is forced to survive on his own. After many perilous adventures young Letsatsi befriends Nkulu, an older lion who teaches him how to survive in the harsh African wilderness. With Nkulu's help, Letsatsi grows from a young and naive lion cub into a magnificent adult. Letsatsi must face his greatest challenge, a trophy hunter
Sizwe Bansi is dead ; and, the island by Athol Fugard( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and German and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of Shakespeare's tragedy in which Iago plots to ruin Othello by planting the seeds of jealousy in his mind
Master Harold-- and the boys by Athol Fugard( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Summary: Set in a tea room in Port Elizabeth, South Africa in 1950, Hally lashes out against the two black men, Willie and Sam who work for the family, after he learns of his alcoholic father's release from the hospital."
A dry white season by Euzhan Palcy( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teacher Ben du Toit sees himself as a caring and just person. When his gardener's son is beaten up by police at a demonstration by black children, he sees that society is built on a foundation of prejudice
Conversations with myself by Nelson Mandela( Recording )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rising from political prisoner to the presidency of post-apartheid South Africa, Nelson Mandela is often a subject of inspiration. Here, with decades of preparation, Mandela offers insight on his long imprisonment, his years as president, and beyond. Part biography, part philosophy, Conversations with myself gives listeners an opportunity to delve into the mind and soul of one of history's most endearing leaders
Wild ocean : an epic underwater struggle for survival( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures one of nature's greatest migration spectacles. Plunge into an underwater feeding frenzy amidst the dolphins, sharks, whales, gannerts, seals and billions of fish. Celebrates the animals that now depend on us to survive and the efforts by local people to protect this invaluable ecological resourse. Hope is alive on the Wild Coast where Africa meets the sea
Nothing but the truth by John Kani( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript, dated Nov. 29, 2003
Final solution by John Kani( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The indoctrination of Garrit is complete. Under the eye of prominent members of the government and military, he develops a diabolical plan to rid South Africa of its "black danger". Then he meets two people who change his life: Celeste, an open-minded college student and Peter, a pastor who challengs Gerritt's prejudice. When he realizes that he is wrong, he seeks reconciliation between whites and blacks
Nothing but the truth by John Kani( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New Brighton, South Africa, 63-year-old librarian Sipho Makhaya prepares for the return of the ashes of his brother Themba, recently deceased while in exile in London. Nothing but the truth is a gripping investigation into the complex dynamic between those blacks who remained in South Africa and risked their lives to lead the struggle against apartheid and those who returned victoriously after living in exile
The bird can't fly by Bird can't fly the( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melody returns home to Fairlands for the funeral of her estranged daughter June. But the town has almost disappeared under the encroaching desert. She also has to confront the fact she has a 10-year-old grandson, River, whose existence she knew nothing about. Melody decides to take River away with her but he is resistant. He has worked out an ambitious plan to survive by breeding the ostriches he and his mother used to feed
A Sizwe Bansi workshop( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play, Sizwe Bansi is dead, follows the main character, Sizwe, as he writes to his wife after an unsuccessful search for a new job and better life for his family. This film places the viewer in the discussions between Athol Fugard, John Kani and Winston Ntshona as they attempt to explain and re-write the play. Director: Peter Davis
Othello( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A controversial and powerful interpretation of Shakespeare's tragedy; performed before a multi-racial audience in South Africa
Sizwe Bansi is dead by Athol Fugard( Visual )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of the play by Athol Fugard, John Kani and Winston Ntshona entitled Sizwe Bansi is dead. Preceding and following the play Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee express views on the play's theme, the struggle for human dignity in apartheid-ruled South Africa
Statements : Sizwe Bansi is dead and the island : two workshop productions by Athol Fugard( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More market plays( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missing by John Kani( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Missing is the story of Robert Khalipa, an ANC [African National Congress] cadre living in exile, who is very senior in the Organisation but is ... almost forgotten in Sweden. ... Robert and his family are faced with the challenges of a South Africa that has changed radically from the one he remembers from more than thirty years ago. The government, in his opinion, does not seem to uphold the principles enshrined in the Freedom Charter. There is also conflict within his own family."--Page 4 of cover
 
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Statements : Sizwe Bansi is dead ; The island
Alternative Names
John Kani acteur sud-africain

John Kani acteur uit Zuid-Afrika

John Kani actor sud-africà

John Kani actor sudafricano

John Kani South African actor

John Kani südafrikanischer Schauspieler, Dramatiker und Theaterregisseur

Kani, Bonsile John 1943-

ג'ון קני שחקן דרום אפריקאי

جان کانی بازیگر اهل آفریقای جنوبی

約翰·卡尼爾

Languages
English (196)

German (2)

Chinese (1)

French (1)

Covers
A dry white seasonConversations with myselfNothing but the truthFinal solution