Ellen, the Ellen Pakkies Story

Directed by: Daryne Joshua


Produced by: The Moving Billboard Picture Company


Producers: Paulo Areal & Schalk Burger


Ellen: Die Ellen Pakies Storie tells the tragic story of a family destroyed by drugs and the harrowing struggle a mother faces when her tik-addicted son begins tormenting her. This internationally acclaimed film, based on a true story, chronicles the difficult circumstances that eventually led Ellen to murder her own son in desperation and the after effects that devastated a community and gripped a nation.