Eastern Cape, South Africa. A lonely factory worker, Xolani, takes time off his job to assist during an annual Xhosa circumcision initiation into manhood. In a remote mountain camp that is off limits to women, young men, painted in white ochre, recuperate as they learn the masculine codes of their culture. In this environment of machismo and aggression, Xolani cares for a defiant initiate from Johannesburg, Kwanda, who quickly learns Xolani's best kept secret, that he is in love with another man.The Wound featuring Nakhane Touré and Bongile Mantsai is streaming with subscription on Netflix, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 3 others. It's a drama and LGBTQ movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 90% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.7 (1,365 votes).
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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).
Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).
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The Wound has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 90% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.7 (1,365 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.