The Secretary

Amid the backdrop of apartheid South Africa, a smart but poverty stricken schoolgirl is recruited by the government to spy on her community.

  • Suvan Naidu
    Director
    Glances
  • Suvan Naidu
    Writer
  • Shifali Sooful
    Key Cast
    “Suriya”
  • Gabriel Kalil
    Key Cast
    “Apartheid Agent”
  • Keshvir Tugh
    Key Cast
    “Ram”
  • Trishala Naidu
    Key Cast
    “Aunty BR”
  • Joan Tugh
    Key Cast
    “Mother”
  • Vikash Sooful
    Key Cast
    “Father”
  • Yashmay Sooful
    Key Cast
    “Sister”
  • Film Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Drama, Period Piece
  • Runtime:
    25 minutes 42 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    April 14, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    100 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    South Africa
  • Country of Filming:
    South Africa
  • Film Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Film Color:
    Black & White and Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Suvan Naidu

A self taught director keen to make a mark in the film industry by writing a number of screenplays and creating works such as Night Of The Tokoloshe and Glances.

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Director Statement

My aim is to provide the world with pieces of work that captivate, stimulate and offer a kind of lesson to audiences around the globe.