Comedy-drama. In a country on the Mediterranean Sea that has seen many decades of war, two brothers live a peaceful, unfettered existence. Then a foreign occupation disrupts their lives in unimaginable ways.
Kaput has played to many school audiences, including the National Schools Festival in Grahamstown 2012, with an over-whelming audience response.
Directed by James Cuningham (Jutro; Black and Blue; Sunday Morning), featuring Helen Iskander (Planet B; The Famished Road; Baobabs Don’t Grow Here), Taryn Bennett (Sie Weiss Alles; Doctor Collinger’s Funeral Services), Dorian Burstein (Pictures of You).
- 65 minutes
- Recommended Age:
- No min or max grade set
- Recommended Grade:
- Grade 9 – Grade 12
- English (first language) No second language listed.
- Curriculum Connection:
- Dramatic Arts, History, Social Sciences
- Themes Covered:
- Abuse, Change, Environmental awareness, Gender roles, National/global conflicts, Relationships, Survival, Violence