About the film
The Road to Mecca
Release Date: March 10, 1991
|Production Companies||:||Distant Horizon|
|Director||:||Athol Fugard, Peter Goldsmid|
|Writers||:||Athol Fugard, Peter Goldsmid|
An eldery lady, living in (litterally) the middle if nowhere, and fed up with small minded apartheid ideology starts escaping into her own world of sculpting in her own back yard and along with her (coloured) assistant Malgas, creates a world of wonder in the desert. A true story by playwrite Athol Fugard with great performances all round.