The Gentleman (Zimbabwe: 2011)


Joe Njagu

Cast list

Faith Chibale... Sheila
Munya Chidzonga... Tawana/Takunda
Presley Chweneyagae... Sipho
Sthandazile Dube... Thuli Malamela
Tonerai Hakuna... Sox
Patrick Mabhena... Mr. Manamela
Moreblessing Majola... Chido
Precious Makhulumo... Dr. Mlilo
Mthandazo Moyo... Themba
Charles Mzembe... Mr. Gombe


Produced by: Munya Chidzonga, Sylvia Chimhina, Rufaro Kaseke, and  Batsirai Masvinge
Music by: Desmond Chideme
Cinematography by: Rufaro Kaseke
Film Editing by: Charles Mawunga
Production Design by: Wanisai Mujeyi
Makeup Department: Luscah Muchenje
Production Management: Lilian Chidavaenzi
Sound Department: Kemson MacGuyver
Camera and Electrical Department: Wilson Biswell and Taurai Kawara
Editorial Department: Dax Jackson


The movie is set in the cities of Johannesburg and Harare, where two twin brothers living separate lives are brought back together by adversity. This action-packed film depicts the lifestyle of deceit, corruption, wealth, and loyalty in the two cities. The twin brothers find themselves on the wrong side of a gangster where their obligations are tested as they fight to honor their loved ones. The main character is forced to make a decision to save his dying wife or go against his beliefs.


Silence Charumbira,The Gentleman Nominated For International Film Award. The Gentleman (Movie Website).

Larry Kwirirayi, The Gentleman Movie ReviewThree Men on a Boat (Online Magazine)

Edwin Mathe ,Why not be "The Gentleman." Zimeye (Online News Site)

The Gentleman Up For US Awards. Entertainment (Online magazine)

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