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Kunene, Vusi

Overview
Works: 31 works in 96 publications in 6 languages and 2,377 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Television mini-series  Case studies  Historical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Vusi Kunene
 
Most widely held works by Vusi Kunene
Cry, the beloved country by Alan Paton( Visual )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black minister and white land owner are united by a tragedy, with the potential for further hatred or healing
Lucky by Avie Luthra( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

10-year-old Lucky, an AIDS orphan is forced to leave his native village to live with his uncle in Durban. He learns about life the hard way, but forges an unlikely bond with an elderly Indian neighbor in spite of racial prejudice and language barriers. Through an odyssey marked by greed, violence, and ultimately, belonging, Lucky shows how a child's spirit can bring out decency, humility and even love in adults struggling to survive in the new South Africa
Dogme 4( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the trials and tribulations of a busload of tourists who get stranded in an abandoned mining town in the middle of the African desert. After a fine bout of partying, they fall prey to the heat, isolation, and fear of death that pushes them to the extremes of introspection and emotional exploration. And in a beautifully futile gesture, they begin to rehearse a production of Shakespeare's King Lear, which helps pry open a few fragile psyches
Final solution by Crown Video( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 140 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
In a time of violence( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2019 in English and Zulu and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story concerning changing values, violent cultural and political clashes and conflict among black families in Johannesburg, South Africa
Education financing and budgetary reforms in Africa : the Swaziland case study by Oluyele Akinkugbe( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pleure, O pays bien-aime-cry( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black minister and white land owner are united by a tragedy, with the potential for further hatred or healing
Kini & Adams by Idrissa Ouedraogo( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a friendship between two men which is shattered by jealousy over a woman
In a time of violence( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in Zulu and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of Bongani and Mpho, two young ANC "comrades" and lovers from Soweto. Bongani is the sole witness to a train massacre by Duma, a militant with the Zulu-supported Inkatha Freedom Party. Since Bongani was recognized, the couple is forced to take refuge in his uncle's apartment in Johannesburg
In a time of violence( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in Zulu and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At this third and final episode, Bongani is held secretly by Lieutenant Vissers who threatens to turn him over to Duma, the Inkatha thug, if he doesn't name ANC activists. But Bongani's friends and lawyer have identified the kidnap vehicle as a police car and bring pressure on the police. Visser's superior tel him that he must release Bongani
In a time of violence( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in Zulu and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this episode, Bongani disagres with the plan by Mpho and his other ANC "comrades" to purchase guns for a retaliatory raid against Inkatha supportes. Mpho finally managed to buy guns from Pedro but her relationship with Bongani becomes strained. When they part on a busy street, Bongani is kidnapped by an unmarked police car
3 movies with soul( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarafina: The student uprising in Johannesburg, South Africa, is the backdrop for this stirring musical based on Mbongeni Ngema's play. Whoopi Goldberg stars as an inspiring schoolteacher, with Leleti Khumalo reprising her stage role as young, defiant Sarafina
Elelwani( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Venda and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Elelwani has just completed her studies. She's been offered a dream job in Chicago, and she's engaged to Vele, the love of her life. They drive through the ever greener countryside into Elelwani's village, where they intend to tell her parents their plans to marry and spend their future together. She's blindsided when her parents reveal shortly afterwards that her hand has been promised to the tribal king. Torn between a growing future and a familial duty, she initially rebels, but finally consents. What happens next is a cinematic initiation into the culture of the Venda and is the first film to be made in this language." -- Container
State of violence( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A potent drama about a South African corporate leader whose past as a violent revolutionary comes back to threaten him"--IMDb
A reasonable man( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A city lawyer defends a herdboy from rural Zululand accused of murdering a one-year-old baby in the mistaken belief that he was killing an evil spirit known as the Tikoloshe. Dark secrets lie buried deep within the lawyer himself, and in taking the case, he enters a world of witchcraft and mysticism in order to discover the truth about the killing--and himself
A small town called Descent( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Somewhere in a remote part of South Africa, a heinous crime is committed. Against the backdrop of xenophobic riots that have swept across the country, two Zimbabwean brothers, along with a local girl, are brutally attacked The older brother is burnt alive whilst his younger sibling and the girl are sodomised, raped and left for dead. Three investigators from the elite crime fighting unit known as the Scorpions are deployed to a small town called Descent."--Container
Paradise Stop( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in a sleepy Limpopo town, Paradise Stop is the story of two men on opposite sides of the law. Honest hardworking Detective Potso Mogopudi (Rapulana Seiphemo) comes up against a host of small town crooks and big city sharks including his only friend in town. Ben Khumalo (Kenneth Nkosi) [is the] owner of the Paradise Stop, a truck stop and meeting point for the long-haul carriers on their way in and out of South Africa. On the surface Ben's establishment is the epitome of a successful, honest business, behind the scenes and under the tables are all kinds of shady goings on."--Container
The line( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television drama about the political activity of blacks in South Africa
The king is alive by Kristian Levring( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranded in the heat of a barren African desert, eleven bus passengers shelter in the remnants of an abandoned town. As rescue grows more remote by the day and anxiety deepens, an idea emerges: why not stage a play?
The Swaziland case study on education financing experiences, and budgetary reforms in Africa : final report by Oluyele Akinkugbe( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Languages
English (69)

Zulu (8)

French (4)

Hindi (2)

Venda (1)

Spanish (1)