Document / UK premiere

Angels in the Dust

  • Louise Hogarth /
  • United States of America, South Africa /
  • 2007 /
  • 94 mins

Documentary / English, Afrikaans, Zulu

Can one person make a difference?

It seems so in the case of Marion Cloete, who gave up her privileged life in a wealthy suburb of Johannesburg to build an orphanage where she now houses, feeds, educates and cares for more than 500 children whose lives have been shattered, one way or another, by AIDS. This dynamic, challenging film shows Marion's tireless and often fraught efforts to ease suffering, save lives and spread awareness - as the South African government steadfastly refuses to acknowledge the AIDS crisis.

2008 Archive

Image from Angels in the Dust

Book Tickets

Bulk Buy
Buy 10 or more tickets for different films* and get a 35% discount.
Buy 6-9 different films* and get a 25% discount.
*excludes Opening and Closing

Want to save for later?

Login or Register to add this movie to 'My EIFF'. Build a list of all the movies you want to see during the festival and share it with your friends!


Login or Register to post / report comments

There are currently no comments.

2016 Festival Diary:

1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30

Click on a day to highlight movies on that day.

Films by Continent


Share this page

Share this Film Festival page with your friends and family.

Find Films By Strand

EIFF is split into Strands. Use them to help find your films.

What are the strands?

Featured Trailer