1964: Boet Troskie and Mimosa Films filmed their first film, DIE WONDERWÊRELD VAN KAMMIE KAMFER ("The Wonderful World of Kammie Kamfer"), in 1964. Kammie Kamfer works at a company that tests people for the theatre, radio and film industry. However, the poor man suffers from ext
1967: The MIMOSA FILMS movie DIE PROFESSOR EN DIE PRIKKELPOP ("The Professor and the Beauty Queen") was produced by Boet Troskie in 1967, with Jamie Uys as director and scriptwriter. This was also Jamie Uys’ first movie for Mimosa Films. "Die Professor en die Prikkelpop" is the story of an abs
1969: During the 1960s the Afrikaans radio service of the South African Broadcasting Corporation presented a series on the adventures of a super secret agent, STAAL BURGER, a character created by the well-known SABC broadcaster Fanus Rautenbach. "Staal Burger" had an enormous followi
1969: Filmed in the most dangerous wastelands, the Kalahari Desert, the film is the creation of Jamie Uys. LOST IN THE DESERT is a story of suspense, conflict and incredible human courage as an 8 year old boy and his dog are left to face this vast wasteland alone after an aeroplane crash, whil
1971: BREEKPUNT (Breakpoint) is set against the arid landscapes of the Northwestern Cape and Southern Namibia. The story revolves around an eternal love triangle. On her wedding day, Marie (Tani de Lange) is kidnapped by her manically jealous former fiancé (Cobus Rossouw). He threatens
Despite Mimosa Films' humble beginnings back in 1964, it has evolved into a business entity of outstanding stature. Having produced a string of international box office sensations - including the most successful film the continent has ever made - The Gods Must Be Crazy - it has effortlessly branched out into a diverse number of corporate spheres.