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A Season in Paradise

This 1996 Swiss documentary about writer Breyten Breytenbach returning to his native South Africa is one of Richard Dindo’s richest and most moving films. From the late 1970s to the early ’80s Breytenbach was imprisoned for resisting the apartheid government; in the ’90s he interrupted a self-imposed exile in Paris to visit the lush landscapes […]