Rated TBC by the BBFC
Hopeville Film Poster


South African drama which tells the story of a reformed alcoholic and his estranged son as they settle into a new community. Amos (Themba Ndaba) has recently regained custody of his son Themba (Junior Singo) after his ex-wife's death, and, knowing that the boy has a promising swimming career ahead of him, he decides to restore the town's pool to enable him to pursue his dreams. Although at first Amos is met with resistance from the town's other inhabitants, through time and determination he begins to ignite in them a sense of community spirit and to forge a bond between himself and Themba.