René van Rooyen’s adaptation of renowned writer Dalene Matthee’s 2003 best-selling novel Toorbos was the closing film at the ninth annual Silwerskerm Film Festival. (Photos: Warren Talmarkes/Channel24)

René van Rooyen’s adaptation of renowned writer Dalene Matthee’s 2003 best-selling novel Toorbos was the closing film at the ninth annual Silwerskerm Film Festival. (Photos: Warren Talmarkes/Channel24)

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