By :
Tim Huebschle
Namibia, 2011
18 min
When Simon tries to clear his wife’s debts, it sets off a nightmare-like sequence of events in this award-winning South Africa short.
One day a man arrives at Simon's home and claims that his wife Elizabeth has borrowed a lot of money from him - and indeed she did. Simon is faced with one option only: he has to repay his family's debts. Ripped from his comfortable rural lifestyle, he travels far away to the big city, hoping to work off the debts. But from the moment he sets foot in the city, everything seems to be against Simon...