Searching for Sugar Man

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Release Date:

  • August 10, 2012 - Toronto,Vancouver

DVD: January 22, 2013

1h 26m | Documentary

Relatively unknown to the rest of the world, musician Rodriguez was once the most popular musician in South Africa. Standing for anti-establishment through his lyrics on Cold Fact (1970), his songs were the anthem for a generation of revolutionary people standing up against Apartheid.

He was rumored to have committed suicide, but two devoted fans set out to find the truth, and in a twist of fate, find their hero.

Director: Malik Bendjelloul
Studio: Mongrel Media
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