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Jamie Uys (1921–1996)

Mr. Uys was an internationally acclaimed film director who completed 24 films. Prizes for his work included the 1981 Grand Prix at the Festival International du Film de Comedy Vevey for 'The Gods Must be Crazy' and the Hollywood Foreign Press Association award for best documentary in 1974 for 'Beautiful People'. 'The Gods Must be Crazy' enjoyed ... See full bio »

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 1976 Funny People
 1974 Beautiful People (Documentary)
 1969 Lost in the Desert (as Jamie Hayes)
 1968 The Great Adjustment (Documentary short)
 1968 We Are Marching to Pretoria (Documentary short)
 1967 Three Wise Men of the World (Documentary short)
 1964 Dingaka
 1963 Citizens of Tomorrow (Short)
 1962 Lord Oom Piet
 1959 The Fox Has Four Eyes (Short)
 1958 Die Bosvelder
 1958 The Condemned Are Happy (Short)
 1957 Jabulani Afrika (Documentary short)
 1953 50-50
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Jamie Hayes
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Brother of Jok Uys.

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Gemini

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