Movies

Browse by Title
Browse by Release Date

Life, Above All

Rating:PG-13 (for mature thematic material and some sexual content)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:July 15, 2011
Running time:100 minutes
Cast:Khomotso Manyaka, Keaobaka Makanyane, Harriet Lenabe, Lerato Mvelase, Tinah Mnumzana
Director:Oliver Schmitz
Writer:Dennis Foon
Distributor:Sony Pictures Classics

Web Site: http://www.sonyclassics.com/lifeaboveall

Description: Chanda, 12 years old, learns of a rumor that spreads like wildfire through her small, dust-ridden village near Johannesburg. It destroys her family and forces her mother to flee. Sensing that the gossip stems from prejudice and superstition, Chanda leaves home and school in search of her mother and the truth.

Movie summaries and listings powered by Cinema-Source

highlights

Buried in Toys?
Get the most use out of your child's toys and space with these simple and kid-friendly ways to organize your child's playroom.

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books!
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our new Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme, and create reading lists for kids!

Top 10 Wintertime Neighborhood Games
Is cabin fever setting in? Round up the neighborhood kids for some cold and snowy fun!

Ready for Kindergarten?
Try our award-winning Kindergarten Readiness app! This easy-to-use checklist comes with games and activities to help your child build essential skills for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

stay connected

Sign up for our free email newsletters and receive the latest advice and information on all things parenting.

Enter your email address to sign up or manage your account.

Facebook icon Facebook icon Follow Us on Pinterest

editor’s picks