ROEPMAN 2011 FILM


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Preview this item Preview this item. You already recently rated this item. Reviews User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. I don’t easily rate a movie this high, let alone take time to write a review on IMDb. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. I really hope there are more films of this standard to come out of South Africa, and I hope other film makers take note, because THIS is how you make a proper movie!

Timus tells the story of Joon and also his own coming of age and loss of innocence and how Joon tries to give a little of that lost innocence back to Timus. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! Tells the story of a railway community, told through the eyes of an eleven year old boy, called Timus. Being a “Roepman” is “the lowest job a white man can have on the railways”, but Joon – who lives with his mute mother, is a loyal employee and a good, kind, gentle man with a real sense of what’s right and wrong. Search for ” Roepman ” on Amazon. Timus and his family are trapped within the structural violence caused by the government and the church at the time. Please re-enter recipient e-mail address es. You may have already requested this item.

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Was this review helpful? Marie Gouws Andea Volschenk Cancel Forgot your password? Your list has reached the maximum number of items. Don’t have an account? Based on the Jan van Tonder novel with the same title. Ada Rademan Andrew Thompson Please verify that you are not a robot. Timus Rademan John-Henry Opperman Of course, out of so many tense moments some roelman must arise by the end of the movie.

Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item Filk re-enter recipient e-mail address es. But since this word is not in common usage nowadays, the roepmab English title is Stargazer.

It is a story with unforgettable characters and it combines the magical world of childhood beautifully with the realistic world we live in. As we are being told about the meaning of this word, Joon the Knocker-up wakes the family of Rademan, which live in a s railway workers’ settlement in South Africa, and the story begins. The man handing him the book is in fact the author of the novel Roepman, Jan van Tonder.

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Edit Storyline Based on the Jan van Tonder novel with the same title. This is one of the best movies ever to come out of South Africa. Linked Data More info about Linked Data. Preview this item Preview this item. Please enter recipient e-mail address es. Please select Ok if roepmam would like to proceed with this request anyway.

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I don’t easily rate a movie this high, let alone take time to write a review on IMDb. Roepmman certainly not the movie to spent a pleasant evening with, but if you are looking for something serious, melancholic, and in an unusual setting — it’s your choice.

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Roepman / Будильщик (2011) Episodes

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Tant Rosie Kholeka Dakada Many of the characters and family situations and stories sound similar to what I have witnessed or heard off while growing up. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. Trivia In the scene where the Roepman wakes up one of the locomotive drivers, he is handed back a book through the window. Some of eoepman storyline is fklm left to the imagination, as not all plots are conclusive.

Timus tells the story of Joon and also his own coming of age and loss of innocence and fil Joon tries to give a little of that lost innocence back to Timus. Share this Rating Title: Citations are based on reference standards.

It is a story with unforgettable characters and it combines the magical world of childhood beautifully with the realistic world we live in. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on roempan phone or tablet! Tells the story of a railway community, told through the eyes of an eleven year old boy, called Timus.

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WorldCat is the world’s largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online. Roepman Stargazer was no exception, and I am glad I picked it up and finally decided to watch it with my wife.

Many of the characters and family situations and stories sound similar to what I have witnessed roepan heard off while growing up. The Director also handled sexuality, puberty, coming of age and other issues with an incredible wisdom and sensitivity showing just enough to propel the story forward. Rroepman click the “Edit page” button at the bottom of the page or learn more in the Synopsis submission guide. Yes No Report this.

The Director also handled sexuality, puberty, coming of age and other issues with an incredible wisdom and sensitivity showing just enough to propel the story forward.

The moving, funny, sad, thoughtful “Roepman” is beautifully acted and young Loots is a real find and the period details are superb; I felt as if I had been transported back through the past and deposited into scenes from my childhood.

Photos Add Image Add an image Do you have any images for this title? It is not a politically charged film, but it certainly offers a telling look into aspects of the Afrikaner culture, its obsession with religion, and the horror of apartheid.

I highly recommend the movie and have found myself wondering about the fate of many of the characters long after the closing credits stopped. JeffersonCody 29 August An unlikely hero, Joon, often appears to save Timus and these acts of kindness is seen by Timus as miracles.

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