a Namibian thriller Feature film
The only problem is her past comes into play.
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It's midnight on one cold winter night. Meisie Willemse awakes with a pounding head in the middle of a traffic intersection. Somebody knocked her unconscious while she was trying to help a drunken prostitute. Meisie's service pistol is gone and the prostitute has vanished too.
The torso of the same prostitute is found in a dry river bed the following day. Meisie starts her investigation into the dubious red light district. Her path meets with the journalist Piet Potgieter who knows Meisie's dark secret. He threatens to expose it and destroy her life if she does not leak all information relating to the murder.
After another prostitute's torso is found, it transpires that Meisie's service pistol was used to commit the crimes. Focusing on finding the killer, Meisie ignores a disciplinary hearing into the loss her gun. She is consequently suspended. Now that she cannot provide insight to Potgieter anymore, he exposes her stint on the other side of the law before Namibia gained its Independence in 1990.
Dishonourably discharged, Meisie slumps into a deep hole. The vengeful Potgieter is not quite done yet. He's intent on destroying Meisie's life. Using her service pistol and her promiscuous goddaughter as bait, he lures Meisie to the place where her dark secret was born.