After falling ill, Yesterday learns that she is HIV positive. With her husband in denial and young daughter to tend to, Yesterday’s one goal is to live long enough to see her child go to school. Directed by Darrell Roodt. Best Foreign Film Oscar Nominee. (2004)
South African teenagers fight against apartheid in the Soweto Uprising. Directed by Darrell Roodt, starring Whoopi Goldberg. (1992)
An American family on holiday in Africa becomes lost in a game reserve and stalked by lions. Directed by Darrell Roodt, starring Bridget Moynahan and Peter Weller. (2007)
A dystopian short film set in an abandoned steel factory in Beijing. Directed by Li Qiao, produced by Jane Zheng and starring Murray Clive Walker. (2013)
KING OF PEKING
When home entertainment enters the market in 90s Beijing, a former projectionist ropes his young son into starting their own pirate movie company, but easy money comes with its own price tag. Directed by Sam Voutas, produced by Jane Zheng.
A bumbling pig farmer, a feisty salon owner, a sensitive busboy, an expat architect and a disenchanted rich girl converge and collide as thousands of dead pigs float down the river towards a rapidly-modernizing Shanghai.
CRY THE BELOVED COUNTRY
A South African preacher goes to search for his wayward son, who has committed a crime in the big city. Based on Alan Paton’s classic novel. Directed by Darrell Roodt, starring James Earl Jones and Richard Harris. (1995)
NO PETS OR FOREIGNERS
Pilot for Beijing’s first bilingual sitcom. Produced by Victor Muh and Murray Clive Walker. Directed by Victor Muh. (2014)
This is an award-winning 52-minute film by Victor Muh (edited by Shannon Morzov) featuring the best of Salomon’s Adrenaline Hunters’ exploits mixed (by Greg Oreck) with music from Labels Records like Asian Dub Foundation, and cutting-edge groups such as Steriogram, Rubin Steiner, Greg Oreck, Thunderball and many more. Through winter and summer, across endlessly varied landscapes in search of perfection… not just for the rush, but to unlock the philosophy of The Edge. (2005)
WOK IN PROGRESS - THE MOVIE
What started out as a sitcom project with a self-funded pilot, has become a dramatic-comedy feature film set in China. Malaland (working title) is about three friends from America who thought running away from their problems to China was a good idea. Currently in soft pre-production while the screenplay is being refined, our focus is on casting, location scouting and finding ways to augment the budget. Check the official Malaland website for updates.