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Funny People

1976:  The first of many Candid Camera type comedies made in South Africa. FUNNY PEOPLE is packed with scenes which make you double up with laughter! What would you do if you were walking along the street and a cute little lady rushed up to you and gave you a smashing kiss, as if you’d known ea

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Dingetjie en Idi

1977:  This hilarious comedy follows the journey of Daan and his brother, Dingetjie, who travel to Cape Town in search of Doctor McDonald to cure Dingetjie’s shy nature. They encounter a conman who introduces the duo to a phone clairvoyant who promises to heal Dingetjie spiritually. Ouma “Muti”

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Mooimeisiesfontein

1977:  An English teacher (Janet du Plessis) accepts the invitation of a local headmaster (Hal Orlandini) to come and teach at a school at a rural town called Mooimeisiesfontein. However, there’s a twist in the tale when the new teacher meets the headmaster’s son (Will Roberts) on the train en

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Kom tot Rus

1977:  KOM TOT RUS (Settle Down) is based on a popular radio series by Pieter Pieterse and tells the story of the Botha family. Having had enough of big city life, they decide to relocate to the Bosveld. For Marius Botha (Cornelis Esterhuyse) the farm Kom tot Rus is the perfect place. Marius sw

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Iemand Soos Jy / Someone Like You

1978:  Starring the world’s most beautiful woman! If audiences of the film SOMEONE LIKE YOU think that the heroine is the most beautiful woman they have ever seen it will hardly be surprising … Anneline Kriel was voted Miss World in in 1974. Based on the story by Roald Dahl, this film is packed

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