Edgar Bold

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Edgar Bold (–1998) was a film and TV producer, director and writer


He died on 5 February 1998

Contribution to South African theatre, film, media and performance

He started out in television then branched out to feature length films as well.

TV Series

Westgate (Series I 1981, Series II, 1982 and Series III, 1985), 1922 (1984), The Sea Tiger (1988 ).

TV Mini-series

Barney Barnato (1989)

TV films

The Outcast (1983), My Friend Angelo (1986) and The Mantis Project (1987).

Feature films

Jock of the Bushveld (1986), Steel Dawn (1987), Fiela se Kind (1988), Act of Piracy (1988), Oh Schucks ..... It's Schuster! (1989) Damned River (1989), Options (1989), Killer Instinct (1989), Kwagga Strikes Back (1990) producer), Schweitzer (1990), Thieves of Fortune (1990), Night of the Cyclone (1990), Sweet 'n Short (1991), Taxi to Soweto (1991), Nag van die 19de (1991), Die Storie van Klara Viljee (1992), The Angel, the Bicycle and the Chinaman's Finger (1992), Yankee Zulu (1993), Soweto Green: This Is a 'Tree' Story (1995) and Panic Mechanic (1996). He had also been the original producer of Askari (finally released in 2001).

Other productions

The video of Ladysmith Black Mambazo: Journey of Dreams (1988)