The Price of Sugar Solarmovie

The Price of Sugar (2013)


A story about two half-sisters life in the eighteenth century Suriname. There is Lynda, a white colonial and slave owner, and her slave Mini-Mini's. While Lynda is slowly embittered by the hard life in the colony, Mini-Mini gets a chance at her own happiness. The question is, if she dares to seize that chance, as this happiness is at the expense of her mistress and half sister?

The Price of Sugar Solarmovie
Solarmovie Score: 5.8/10 from 14 votes
Release Date: 2013-09-26
Status: Released
Run time: 120 min / 2:0
Production Studio : Spier Films, Comet Film Produktion GmbH, Cool Beans, PV Pictures
Production Countries: South Africa, Netherlands, Germany


Neil Sandilands
as Reinder Almersma
Gaite Jansen
as Sarith
Benja Bruijning
as Nathan
Anna Raadsveld
as Elza
Yootha Wong-Loi-Sing
as Mini-Mini
Yannick van de Velde
Daniel Janks
as Father Nassy
Jaap Spijkers
Carel Nel
as Von Beunekom
De-Wet Nagel
as Rich merchant
Kees Boot
as Julius Robles Medina
Werner Kolf
as Alex
Bart Klever
José Domingos
as Slave Merchant
Deirdre Wolhuter
Estelle Terblanche
as Rebecca
Genelva Krind


Directing Jean van de Velde Director
Writing Jean van de Velde Screenplay
Writing Cynthia McLeod Novel
Camera Giulio Biccari Director of Photography
Sound Paleis van Boem Original Music Composer
Editing Job ter Burg Editor
Production Janusz Gosschalk Casting
Production Leonie Luttik Casting
Art Darryl Hammer Production Design
Art Guy Potgieter Art Direction
Art Surisa Surisa Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Rae Donnelly Costume Design