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Daar Doer in die Bosveld (1951)

The film is a comedy about a shy farmer named Hans Botha who is asked to pick up a young school teacher named Martie du Toit. When Hans arrives at the bus stop to pick up Martie he is ... See full summary »

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Jamie Uys

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Cast

Cast overview:
Jamie Uys ... Hans Botha
Hettie Uys Hettie Uys ... Martie du Toit
Jurg du Preez Jurg du Preez ... Koos
Buks Joubert Buks Joubert ... Gert Petoors
Thomas Moema Thomas Moema ... Ou Thomas
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Storyline

The film is a comedy about a shy farmer named Hans Botha who is asked to pick up a young school teacher named Martie du Toit. When Hans arrives at the bus stop to pick up Martie he is completely dumbstruck by her beauty and only able to say the phrases, "It looks like rain." and "It was an accident." The two experience many difficulties along the way; mostly due to Hans' ancient car.

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teacher | afrikaans | farmer | See All (3) »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

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Details

Country:

South Africa

Language:

Afrikaans

Release Date:

8 November 1951 (South Africa) See more »

Also Known As:

Az erdőben See more »

Filming Locations:

South Africa

Company Credits

Production Co:

Raathfilms See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Believed to be South Africa's first colour film. See more »

Connections

Remade as Die Bosvelder (1958) See more »

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