Skin

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  • PG-13
Based on the extraordinary true story of Sandra Laing, a black child born in 1950s South Africa to white Afrikaners, Skin traces their 30-year struggle to find acceptance in a society living under apartheid. This is a mesmerising film, starring Sophie... read more
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Based on the extraordinary true story of Sandra Laing, a black child born in 1950s South Africa to white Afrikaners, Skin traces their 30-year struggle to find acceptance in a society living under apartheid. This is a mesmerising film, starring Sophie Okonedo, Sam Neill and Alice Krige.

Original Release

07/24/2009

Cast

Sam Neill Abraham Laing
Alice Krige Sannie Laing
Sophie Okonedo Sandra Laing
Ben Botha Dawie
Graeme Bloch Bailiff
Ruaan Bok Henry Laing (aged 10)
Terri Ann Eckstein Elsie Laing (aged 19)
Bongani Masondo Henry Laing (aged 20)
Dan Robbertse Factory Foreman
Jeremy Crutchley TV Reporter
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Anthony Fabian

Writers

Helen Crawley, Jessie Keyt, Helena Kriel, Anthony Fabian

Cast

Sam Neill Abraham Laing
Alice Krige Sannie Laing
Sophie Okonedo Sandra Laing
Ben Botha Dawie
Graeme Bloch Bailiff
Ruaan Bok Henry Laing (aged 10)
Terri Ann Eckstein Elsie Laing (aged 19)
Bongani Masondo Henry Laing (aged 20)
Dan Robbertse Factory Foreman
Jeremy Crutchley TV Reporter
Tony Kgoroge Petrus Zwane
Ella Ramangwane Young Sandra
Jonathan Taylor TV Sound Recordist
Nomathamsanga Baleka Factory Worker 1 (as Thami Baleka)
Valesika Smith Factory Worker 2 (as Valesica Smith)
Faniswa Yisa Nora Molefe
Hannes Brummer Leon Laing
Zamanthebe Sithebe Young Thembi
Onida Cowan Miss Van Uys
Leana Truitsman Annie (as Leana Tryttsman)

Producers

Simon Fawcett Executive Producer
Hellen Kalenga Executive Producer
Robert Little Executive Producer
Alasdair MacCuish Executive Producer
Laurence Paltiel Executive Producer
Moses Silinda Executive Producer
Mark Brooke Executive Producer
Anthony Fabian Producer
Genevieve Hofmeyr Producer
Margaret Matheson Producer
Marvin Saven Producer

Editors

St. John O'Rorke

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