Directors: David Hunt
Starring: Neal McDonough, Leslie Easterbrook, Christopher Severio
Genre: Biography, Family, Sport
Brandon Burlsworth is perhaps the greatest walk-on in the history of college football. Brandon had always dreamed of playing for the Arkansas Razorbacks, but was considered too short and too fat to play Division I. Undeterred, Brandon took a big risk and walked on in 1994. Written off by fellow teammates and coaches, Brandon displayed dogged determination in the face of staggering odds. An extremely devoted Christian, Brandon never cursed or drank. He was genuinely humble and low-key. He worked harder than anybody, on and off the field, becoming the first Razorback to earn a Bachelor's and Master's degree while still playing. The overly-fat kid who was once an embarrassment to his teammates and an annoyance to his coaches, ended up becoming the most respected player in the history of the program, changing the lives of all he touched. Eleven days after being drafted into the NFL, Brandon was tragically killed in a car accident, crushing all who knew him. Brandon was "too good to be ...
6 BELOW: MIRACLE ON A MOUNTAIN
Directors: J Scott Waugh
An adrenaline seeking snowboarder gets lost in a massive winter storm in the back country of the High Sierras where he is pushed to the limits of human endurance and forced to battle his own personal demons as he fights for survival...."
Directors: Brandon Dickerson
Starring: Patrick Davis and Lila Vidal
Genre: Inspirational, Drama
In the early 1960s, Victor Torres and his family moved to Brooklyn, New York from their native Puerto Rico in search of a new life. The American dream quickly fades as they face a life of want in their adopted home. As a new recruit in a street gang, a teenage Victor embarks on a lucrative new drug-trafficking business in an attempt to help his struggling family. Victor is quickly enslaved by drug use, and his parents, Manuel and Lila, desperately search to find a way to help their son. A faith-based rehabilitation program is their last chance to rescue Victor.
Directors: Frans Cronjé
Starring: Almarie du Preez, Frans Cronjé, Greg Kriek
Genre: Inspirational, Drama, Action
Louise has an exceptional talent as singer and actress. She is on a journey to discover her God-given purpose and wants to consider a career as Broadway actress, but her father, a South African game ranger who is stuck in the past, wants her to settle in the African bushveld, marry his right-hand-man André and live nearby. This causes inner turmoil for Louise and tension builds between father and daughter. To make matters worse, a life-and-death situation arises when Louise, André and her father encounter a lethal band of game poachers.
FAITH LIKE POTATOES
Directors: Regardt van den Bergh
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Frank Rautenbach leads a strong cast as Angus Buchan, a Zambian farmer of Scottish heritage, who leaves his farm in the midst of political unrest and racially charged land reclaims and travels south with his family to start a better life in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. With nothing more than a caravan on a patch of land, and help from his foreman, Simeon Bhengu, the Buchan family struggle to settle in a new country. Faced with ever mounting challenges, hardships and personal turmoil, Angus quickly spirals down into a life consumed by anger, fear and destruction. Based on the inspiring true story by Angus Buchan the book was adapted for the big screen by Regardt van den Bergh and weaves together the moving life journey of a man who, like his potatoes, grows his faith, unseen until the harvest.
BORN TO WIN
Directors: Frans Cronje
Screenwriter: Frans Cronje
Genre: Family, Drama
Leon is a teacher at a school for the physically disabled and is confronted with the question: “Where is God?” This sets him on a journey where he discovers that God has always been there, neither he nor the children were ever alone. He learns that no matter how broken you are, God is always our only living hope.
Directors: Regardt van den Bergh
Screenwriter: Frans Cronjé
Starring: Frank Rautenbach
Genre: Drama, Real-Life
How do you start over once you’ve betrayed a nation’s trust? This film is a modern day story of the prodigal son.
Hansie was released theatrically in 2008 in South Africa and straight to DVD in Australia, New Zealand, America, Brazil, Germany and the UK.
Hansie was beautifully filmed in Cape Town, George, Bloemfontein, Johannesburg, Pretoria, London and Mumbai.