The Number

The Number

The Number is a short documentary film that looks at the myths and markings of South Africa's prison 'Number' gangs A secret code spelt out and spoken across the bodies of the inmates. The film immerses its audience in the world of the Number gangs, their history, personal journeys, codes and body markings.

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Running Time
14 minutes
Manuela Gray
UK, South Africa
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Comments about documentary «The Number» (21)

George W. avatar
George W.

Only movie I saw this year that deserves all 5 stars.

Dennis avatar

This is a nice Documentary movie, I recommend it.

Crystal avatar

I don't review movies often. This film is an exception to my rule because it was so good.

Rose Gomez avatar
Rose Gomez

Well done and played. Not many movies are done this well.

Margaret avatar

This is the first time I’m writing a review because i was so happy leaving the theater. The movie has it all. Great actors, a very, very, VERY great script and a awesome story.

Emily Graham avatar
Emily Graham

I love love love this keeps you on the edge of your seat must see movie its truly amazing on sooo many levels

Dennis Silva avatar
Dennis Silva

One of the better movies I've seen lately.

Willie Franklin avatar
Willie Franklin

Great movie, kept me on the edge of my chair.

Katherine H. avatar
Katherine H.

It was Amazingly, Spectacularly Great. 10/10 would see, would see again, would buy, and would die for.

Larry Sanchez avatar
Larry Sanchez

This movie really exceeded my expectations. Manuela Gray is very talented.

Matthew avatar

There are very few films I can watch more than once. This is one I can.