The Price of Sugar

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The Price of Sugar

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The Price of Sugar

Release Date: September 26, 2013

Year    :   2013
Slogan    :   «Two half sister, bound by slavery, divided by love»
Genres    :   Drama, History
Production Companies    :   Spier Films, Comet Film Produktion GmbH, Cool Beans, PVPictures
Director    :   Jean van de Velde
Producers    :   Janusz Gosschalk, Richard Claus, Paul Voorthuysen, Michael Auret, Leonie Luttik
Writers    :   Jean van de Velde, Cynthia McLeod
RunTime    :   120 mins.
Budget    :   7130000

A story about two half-sisters life in the eighteenth century Suriname. There is Lynda, a white colonial and slave owner, and her slave Mini-Mini's. While Lynda is slowly embittered by the hard life in the colony, Mini-Mini gets a chance at her own happiness. The question is, if she dares to seize that chance, as this happiness is at the expense of her mistress and half sister?

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