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Botswana

The Gods Must Be Crazy (Botswana | South Africa, 1984)

Directed by Jamie Uys. An empty Coke bottle drops from the sky near an African San hunter and is brought into his camp, but after causing much trouble to the group, he tries to return the bottle to the gods who must have dropped it. On his journey he encountes a romantic microbiologist, a school teacher and a band of terrorists all enmeshed in a plot so insane, it could only happen in the "civilized" world. In Afrikaans and Ungwatsi with English subtitles. 109 min. Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database