cast iron csnt be welded

Festival / Official Selection 2018 / Cast Iron Can’t Be Welded

OFFICIAL SELECTION 2018

Cast Iron Can’t Be Welded

Shorts Programme 7

DIRECTOR : Buks Rossouw
COUNTRY : South Africa
YEAR : 2017
TIME : 19 min

SK Nouveau 5, 10 Oct @ 7.45pm | Nu Metro 6, 15 Oct @ 2pm

SYNOPSIS

Set in rural South Africa during the 1970’s, a farmer transporting a broken cast iron stove learns something about humanity from a hitchhiking schoolboy – but only after dropping him off.

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ABOUT THE DIRECTOR

 Buks Rossouw is a qualified dentist and a keen film hobbyist who made some low budget films (“7X” and “Melting Point) with rudimentary equipment and friends as actors before eventually enrolling at Pretoria’s University of Technology to obtain a filmmaking degree. His student film “The Secret Jaunt” won the best film award and his graduation film “The Confidant” won the M-Net Television award. His recent short film “Potyster Sweis Nie” (Cast Iron Can’t Be Welded) was screened not in competition at the Siver Screen Film Festival in Cape Town