I Am Thalente

I Am Thalente

  • NR
  • 2015
  • 1 hr 17 min
  • 6.3  (20)

Thalente Biyela is about to turn 18 and needs to decide what to be when he 'grows up'. Homeless since age nine, he is illiterate his opportunities are limited. At age eight, his first skateboard becomes his escape from turmoil at home, giving him a way to express himself, and access to a community of friends who become family. Skateboarding soon became the driving force in his life, providing him sanctity as he lived on the streets of Durban.

I Am Thalente
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Description
Thalente Biyela is about to turn 18 and needs to decide what to be when he 'grows up'. Homeless since age nine, he is illiterate his opportunities are limited. At age eight, his first skateboard becomes his escape from turmoil at home, giving him a way to express himself, and access to a community of friends who become family. Skateboarding soon became the driving force in his life, providing him sanctity as he lived on the streets of Durban.

I Am Thalente is a 2015 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 17 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3.

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  • Release Date
    2015
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 17 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.3  (20)