(Jerome Pikwane, 92 Minutes, 2018, South Africa)
Busi, a young destitute woman with dangerously repressed emotions, lands a job as a cleaner at a rundown hospital in the heart of Johannesburg. Desperate for the money so she can bring her younger sister to Johannesburg, she must cope despite the predatory and corrupt hospital manager. When Busi discovers an abandoned young girl in the hospital, who believes she is tormented by a supernatural force, Busi must face her own demons from her past in order to save the child from the abusive monster that pursues them both relentlessly.
THE TOKOLOSHE has become a firm genre film festival favourite, screening in competition at the prestigious genre festivals including; Sitges, Motel X, Razor Reel Flanders Film Festival, Abertoir, Fright Fest and the Lund Fantastik Film Festival. It will continue to tour the international festival circuit during 2019.
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