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Alive in Joburg (2005)

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Alive in Joburg (Movie)

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Alive in Joburg is a short film (approximately 6 minutes) about a stranded alien species on Earth in Johannesburg, South Africa. The way the aliens are treated is a commentary on apartheid and discrimination in South Africa and the world in general. The movies in filmed in a documentary style with wonderful special effects (especially for a short film), and can be viewed online. View the full film above.