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'Lost in the World' Film Sheds Light on Corrective Rape in South Africa

Xolelwa ‘Ollie’ Nhlabatsi, Honey Makwakwa and Brendan C. Campbell in conversation following the Johannesburg premiere of 'Lost in the World'

Johannesburg-based filmmaker Xolelwa ‘Ollie’ Nhlabatsi’s Lost in the World shines a necessary light on the issue of corrective rape in South Africa through the story of a Johannesburg police officer seeking vengeance following the brutal rape and murder of her longtime girlfriend. The cop, played by actress and stylist/designer Honey Makwakwa, loses her mind and soul in the process.

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'Lost in the World' Johannesburg Premiere Q&A [Transcript]

Xolelwa ‘Ollie’ Nhlabatsi's Lost in the World tells the story of a South African police officer seeking vengeance after her girlfriend's rape and murder.