Elvis sets off from Johannesburg to travel the 1800 kilometers that lie between him and Ayanda. his bride to be. They are to be married on Saturday.
First stop is Durban by Greyhound, but of course he misses the bus, misses his bachelor party and then things get worse...
The loyal, committed and very decent Elvis (Kenneth Nkosi) leaves Johannesburg on Tuesday en route to pick up his best friend and best man Tumi (Rapulana Seiphemo) in Durban. The two will then journey on to Cape Town to begin rehearsals for Elvis's wedding to the beautiful Ayanda (Zandile Msutwana) at an upmarket hotel in glamorous palm-fringed Camps Bay under the cloak of Table Mountain.
But things don't go according to plan. Tumi, a serial flirt, has a spat with his girlfriend that leads to his car being rendered unusable; eventually the duo get on their way but Tumi's short-cuts don't end up making up for lost time.
As Tumi and Elvis struggle to find their way through the Eastern Cape they are picked up by Rose (Jodie Whittaker), a young English doctor who fled the altar after discovering her fiancée was serially unfaithful to her. Now there's an unlikely trio on the road, with romantic sparks igniting between the flirtatious Tumi and their spirited British companion. Who knows if they'll make it on time, whether the wedding will be delayed or cancelled or come perilously close to not even happening if Ayanda ditches dependable Elvis for dashing Tony, the township boy turned flashy entrepreneur.
"White Wedding" is an appealing, feel-good movie about love, commitment, intimacy and friendship and the host of maddening obstacles that can get in the way of a happy ending. Uplifting and at times uproarious this is a movie that affirms the dream that romance can overcome any obstacle.
Genre: ROMANTIC COMEDY/ROAD MOVIE
Kenneth NKOSI___ "Elvis"
Rapulana SEIPHEMO___ "Tumi"
Jodie WHITTAKER___ "Rose"
Zandile MSUTWANA___ "Ayanda"
Marcel VAN HEERDEN___ "Fanie Van Zyl"
Ster Kinekor - South Africa
Next Video - South Africa
Kenneth Nkosi, Rapulana Seiphemo, Joddie Withaker, Zandile Msutwana and Fanie Van Zyl.
Director: Jann TURNER
Writers: Kenneth NKOSI, Rapulana SEIPHEMO, Jann TURNER
Producers: Kenneth NKOSI, Rapulana SEIPHEMO, Jann TURNER
Exec Producer: Ken FOLLETT
Format: HD Dolby 5.1
Length: 93 minutes
Country: SOUTH AFRICA
Language: English, Zulu, Afrikaans, Xhosa
Official Release Date: 29th April 2009 at Ster-Kinekor and Nu Metro cinemas to Cinemas
Contact : Stepping Stone Pictures
White Wedding opens in 38 cinemas in South Africa on April 29th 2009