Alive in JoBurg
Aliens are stranded in Johannesburg.
This short film was the basis for District 9, by the same director, about a race of aliens that find themselves stranded in Johannesburg, and the government trying to work out what to do about these refugees.
April 26, 2014, 11:10 a.m.
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Director: Neill Blomkamp
Country: South Africa
Cast: Dawie Ackermann, Jason Cope, Sharlto Copley