Christa Schamberger-Young
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Emmy Award Nominee 2009
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Cape Town & Johannesburg
(The Casting Connection cc)
South Africa

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THE LAST POSTAn eight-part drama set in Aden in 1965 and based on the childhood memories of screenwriter Peter Moffat (The Village). The story of a British Army unit fighting a terrorist insurgency in the Middle East and the women and children who were there with them at a moment in history when sex and feminism arrive in the twentieth century, the sun is going down on the empire and the established order of the 1950's is disappearing.Jonny Campbell
Miranda Bowen
Executive Producers Margery Bone & Elwen Rowlands for Bonafide Films
George Faber & Mark Pybus for The Forge Entertainment
[Film Afrika]
A Priest is sent into space to help found a new colony, but he discovers things that not only put his faith to the test, but life as we know it. The pilot is written by Matt Charman (“Bridge of Spies”)Kevin MacDonaldAmazon Studios and Left Bank Productions co-production.
Andy Harries and Lila Rawlings
Rob Bullock
[Genevieve Hofmeyr- Moonlighting Films]
THE EMPTY MANAn ex-cop, still mourning the death of his wife and son, tries to find a missing girl but becomes aware of a sinister presence around him. Script adapted by David Prior from the graphic novel by Cullen Bunn illustrated by Vanesa R. Del ReyDavid PriorBoom! Studios / 20th Century Fox
[Out of Africa]
October 2016

[Name]=[South African Facilitating Company]

Shooting Completed / Post-Production / Released
24 HOURS TO LIVEA career assassin is given a chance at redemption when he is temporarily brought back to life after being killed on the job. Script by Zachary Dean from an original story by Ron Mita and Jim McClain.Brian SmrzFundamental Films (China),
Thunder Road Pictures
Producers Jon Kuyper & Kent Kubena
[Janine Van Assen for Film Afrika]
3 WAY JUNCTIONLondon architect Carl Walters travels to the grand dunes of the Namibian Desert to escape a crushing career disappointment. He soon finds himself stranded, desperately waiting for a ride that never comes. Faced with death from dehydration, Carl learns that to survive, he needs to act, and to do that he needs to radically change his attitude towards life.Juergen BollmeyerMichael Auret (Spier Films)
Maggie Monteith (Dignity Films)
BLACK SAILS Season IVThe Pirates of New Providence Island continue their battle against ColonisationVariousPlatinum Dunes for STARZ
[Nina Heyns for Film Afrika Worldwide]
British period drama television series based on the best-selling memoirs of former nurse Jennifer Worth. Problems at a sister Mission take some of the staff to Africa.Sydney MacartneyNeal Street Productions, UK
Annie Tricklebank
[Adam Friedlander, Samantha Putter,Allan Shearer for Out of Africa]
OUR GIRL 2The second series of Our Girl follows the story of Lance Corporal Georgie Lane, who joins a small British detachment sent to help refugees and aid workers in the world's biggest refugee camp, near the Northern border of Kenya.Jan MatthysEric Coulter, Caroline Skinner and Tony Grounds
[Gail McQuillan-Out Of Africa]
OF KINGS AND PROPHETSOf Kings and Prophets is an ABC Television epic biblical saga of faith, ambition and betrayal as told through the eyes of the battle-weary King Saul, the resentful prophet Samuel and the resourceful young shepherd David -- all on a collision course with destiny that will change the world..VariousABC Studios, BoomGen Studios
[Advantage Entertainment]
April 2016


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