15 certificateA Dry White Season is a Film programme that first aired in 1989 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

A Dry White Season is a 3 star programme


A Dry White Season (1989)

Directed by
Euzhan Palcy

Schoolteacher Ben du Toit has been insulated all his life from the horrors of apartheid in his native South Africa. When the son of his black gardener is arrested and killed by the police, Ben promises his servant that he will look into the incident. He discovers that the boy was killed simply to gratify the violent urges of Captain Stolz, a "special branch" policeman.

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Also known as "Assassinato Sob Custódia", "Cosecha de Odio", "Una Árida Estación Blanca", "Une saison blanche et sèche"

Genre: Film

Running Time: 120 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1989

3/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour


Image for Donald SutherlandDonald Sutherland...Ben du Toit
Janet Suzman...Susan du Toit
Zakes Mokae...Stanley Makhaya
Image for Jürgen ProchnowJürgen Prochnow...Cap. Stolz
Image for Susan SarandonSusan Sarandon...Melanie Bruwer
Image for Marlon BrandoMarlon Brando...Ian McKenzie
Winston Ntshona...Gordon Ngubene
Thoko Ntshinga...Emily Ngubene
Leonard Maguire...Bruwer
Gerard Thoolen...Col. Viljoen
Susannah Harker...Suzette du Toit
Andrew Whaley...Chris
Rowen Elmes...Johan
Stella Dickin...Susan's Mother
David de Keyser...Susan's Father