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Proteus (2003)

Not Rated
97 min | Drama, Romance

An interracial gay love story set in early 18th century South Africa about two men -- a black prisoner living in a Cape Town penal colony and a Dutch sailor -- who weather injustices as a result of their affair.
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Writers
John Greyson (script) | Jack Lewis (script) (story)
Cinematographer
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Janet Meintjies (as Janet Meintjes)
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Release date
Jun 7, 2004 (United States)

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26 cast members
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Rouxnet Brown
Claas Blank Claas Blank   See fewer
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Shaun Smyth
Virgil Niven Virgil Niven   See fewer
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Neil Sandilands
Rijkhaart Jacobz Rijkhaart Jacobz   See fewer
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Adrienne Pierce
Tinnie (as Adrienne Pearce) Tinnie (as Adrienne Pearce)   See fewer
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Grant Swanby
Willer Willer   See fewer
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Brett Goldin
Lourens Lourens   See fewer
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Deon Lotz
Governor Governor   See fewer
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Andre Samuels
!Nanseb !Nanseb   See fewer
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Johan Jacobs
Nama Prisoner Nama Prisoner   See fewer
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Kwanda Malunga
Claas (age 10) Claas (age 10)   See fewer
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Illias Moseko
Claas's Grandfather Claas's Grandfather   See fewer
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Andre Lindveldt
Minstrel Minstrel   See fewer
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Jane Rademeyer
Niven's Wife Niven's Wife   See fewer
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Lola Dollimore
Niven's Daughter Niven's Daughter   See fewer
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Robin Smith
Munster Munster   See fewer
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Colin le Roux
Hendrik Hendrik   See fewer
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Andre Rousseau
De Mepesche De Mepesche   See fewer
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Edwin Angless
Hangman Hangman   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.3 / 10 | 599 votes