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After engaging in an illicit affair with one of his pupils, English teacher Parker Sithole spirals into an abyss of obsession that eventually turns to murder
A cinephile’s passionate homage to classic film noir, Of Good Report is an evocative yet humorous story about a demented teacher’s attempt and getting away with the murder of a teenage beauty queen. .
The film is a serial killer origins story about how a social misfit turns into an inadequate man hellbent on satisfying his shameful lust. It is Little Red Riding Hood, told from the wolf’s perspective.
Produced by Michael Auret and Luzuko Dilima
Coproducer: Compass Films with the support of the Icelandic Film Centre
Directed by Jamil X.T. Qubeka
Written by Jahmil X.T. Qubeka
Starring Mothusi Magano, Petronella Tshuma, Tshamano Sebe, Lee-Ann van Rooi and Tina Jaxa
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