Ellen: Die Ellen Pakkies Storie


Ellen: Die Ellen Pakkies Storie
This film is based on the 2008 trial, and events leading up to it, of Ellen Pakkies, who was charged with murdering her drug-addict son, as a final desperate attempt to deal with the problems that his addiction brought to their house. In Afrikaans language with English subtitles.

120 minutes.
No persons under 16 (Language, Violence, Drug abuse).
Crime, Drama, Female interest, Afrikaans, South African.

Showtimes

Yes, your honour, but their was no other solution...
Yes, your honour, but their was no other solution...

Credits

Cast
Jill Levenberg, Jarrid Geduld, Elton Landrew, Clint Brink, Amrian Ismail-Essop, Ilse Klink, Russel Savadier
Director
Daryne Joshua
ScreenplayAmy Jeptha
MusicQuinn Lubbe
CinematographyZenn van Zyl
EditingC.A. van Aswegen
Sound formatsDolby
SoundtrackNot available
Made in2018
Produced byMoving Billboard Picture Company

Official Site | IMDB page | FPB Report
Scroll down for embedded trailer

Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreDrama
LanguageFrequent strong impact use of foul language in Afrikaans.
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceFairly frequent, strong impact, emotional and physical violence.
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone (sic)
Comments
These details are supplied by the FPB. If you have a problem with any of the above, please take it up directly with the FPB. Read the Classification Guidelines.



Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Cape Argus / The Star
Orielle Berry quote iconEllen's heart-wrenching tale.
15
Die Burger
Herschelle Benjamin quote iconEerlike blik op Ellen Pakkies.
15
Cape Times
Unknown
15
24.com
Graye Morkel quote iconIt’s a real-life story with a message that affects everyone on some level all over world.
20

What the People say

IMDB
14 Netizens
17

Average .. 82%

16

Trailer






Xax International logo
 Xax International
 2019
 All rights reserved.