A still image from the film The Umbrella Men of minstrels in colorful outfits, waiting to play their instruments

The Umbrella Men is set against the backdrop of Cape Town's Second New Year carnival.

Photo: TIFF

'The Umbrella Men' (and Women) Take On TIFF

South African actors Jaques De Silva and Shamilla Miller, who co-star in the film about a heist during Cape Town's Second New Year carnival, are attending this year's Toronto Film Festival, where the comedy is playing.