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Coming of Age | Teboho Edkins | Lesotho | 2014 | 63min

Coming of Age | Teboho Edkins | Lesotho | 2014 | 63min

Coming of Age is a film that follows four teenagers over the course of two years as they grow up deep in the southern African mountain kingdom of Lesotho. Very little happens in the village of Ha Sekake, but from their perspective, a lot is at stake.

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50 Comments

  1. I think difila tsa sione were originated from Lesotho or Botswana.Im South African citizenship but I would love to stay in Lesotho or Botswana for a month.🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗

  2. This documentary inspires me to write mine…looking at this excellent work and fascinating 😇I’m blessed

  3. We have such a rich culture,thank God. One thing I noticed is that subtitles are not accurate,they miss and mis-interpret some words, maybe its only me. Ha Sekake is considered warm compared to other places in Qacha but you can see even in summer there are lots of cold air-breeze, Lesotho and its climate, jerr!

  4. This people looks happy there! Seems to be very relaxing, no crime, no fighting, only you and nature! Damn how I wish was born here.

  5. 😭😭ka hopola heso mphaki haholo ha ke bona hasekake lithaba le makoloane ke ikhantsha ka setso sa heso proudly MOSOTHO👌empa ha ke batle mariha fela

  6. I have watched this documentary 20 times and i cant get enough of it. Best thing ever. Lesotho culture and land is magnificent.

  7. every minute detail of our culture has been captured here. Nothing about the film is fake. All of it is authentic. The Humour…JUST TELL ME…HOW LONG DID IT TAKE TO FILM THIS?? these people look so "normal" before the camera.. I HAVE NO WORDS…JUST THANK YOU…REA LEBOHA SIR…

  8. This two girls hanhopotsa hakesa hola and the boys remained me ka bana beso (younger brothers) I’m happy about this,,, this is how rona Basotho re pelang

  9. Botle bo bokalo 🙈🙈🙈🙈🙈🙈🙈🙈🙈🙈🙈 makoloane😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉🙉

  10. This is an excellent documentary, everything about it is unique. I am from Lesotho but now lives in South Africa and I am also a filmmaker. This remind me of my hometown Sehlabathebe.

  11. This documentary makes me emotional….Good work brother….Ekare oka e ntshetsa pele….I really really love it all I mean all…Ke Mosotho ….Well done Teboho

  12. This is awesome. The roof of Africa, the Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho. Thank you Teboho for this masterpiece.

  13. i really enjoyed it, it took me back in the days when i was a teenager in the mountain kingdom. i love it indeed

  14. This documentary made me very emotional, cause it made me realize how ungrateful I am we would always be complaining about hardship in Varsity but there are people who are facing real life challenges out there who eat the same menu each and everyday and some go to sleep with water, like there are no words that can really express how I feel but deep down from bottom of my heart I am humbled, looking at life at other perspective. who ever took time and made this documentary may God bless you.🙏🙏😢

  15. Wa bona kausu ena yona e nkutlwisa bohloko , ke rata Mosaku ka moo a leng bohlale ka teng hei bophelo

  16. I personally have an undying love for documentaries. I also love Lesotho because I am Sotho but I’m from South Africa. This documentary is really really beautiful. Pele-A-Pele Basotho beso. Ke a le rata kaofela bana ba Moshoeshoe. Thank you Teboho Edkins for such a humble and beautiful reminder of how simple and beautiful Lesotho is😊👍

  17. Thank you Teboho Edkins for the amazing documentary. It got me so emotional 🥺🥺 but I love it, May you keep on doing many more God bless you.
    I like Lefa very much, she’s beautiful and I think she’s also intelligent, what a smart girl. May she work hard at school and succeed in life.

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