Kwailawai* remembers one of South Africa's greatest directors, Manie van Rensburg, with two links to research done by Martin Botha on his life, times and work.
Van Rensburg produced remarkable work in an era when the government, financing and technology was not as benign to independent South African film-makers as they are today.
Read part one here.
Part two is here.
Read a summary of one of his movies - The 4th Reich - here.