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Oliver Schmitz is an award-winning South African director. He has, with his film Life Above All, been shortlisted for "Best Foreign Film" at the academy awards and received accolades from the likes of Roger Ebert. His 1980s gangster drama Mapantsula has become a classic and is taught in film studies in many universities. Growing up in Cape Town, ... See full bio »

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Paris, je t'aime Director
(2006)
Life, Above All Director
(2010)
Mapantsula Director
(1988)
(2016)

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 2022 Marie Brand (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2021 Die Heiland 3. Staffel (TV Series)
 2020 Professionals (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Alamo (2020)
- The Hunted (2020)
- Hot-Zone (2020)
 2019 Jenny: Echt gerecht (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Ess und Hopp (2019)
 2015-2019 Baltic Crimes (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Geisterschiff (2019)
- Schandfleck (2015)
 2018 Stubbe - Tod auf der Insel (TV Movie)
 2018 Amokspiel (TV Movie)
 2018 Sankt Maik (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2017 Das Pubertier (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 2016 Lucie Marshall (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Mutternacht (2016)
- Schuhentzug (2016)
- Wertevermittlung (2016)
 2014-2015 Reiff für die Insel (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2014 Frühling (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2014 Alle unter eine Tanne (TV Movie)
 2014 Allein unter Ärzten (TV Movie)
 2013 Christine. Perfekt war gestern! (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Olle Kamellen (2013)
- Magic Moments (2013)
- Kleine Abenteuer (2013)
 2013 Willkommen im Club (TV Movie)
 2012 Allein unter Nachbarn (TV Movie)
 2012 Willkommen im Krieg (TV Movie)
 2011 Allein unter Müttern (TV Movie)
 2009 Die Trickser (TV Movie)
 2009 Allein unter Schülern (TV Movie)
 2008 Doctor's Diary (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Marc will Sex (2008)
 2008 Deadly Harvest (TV Movie)
 2007 General Dad (TV Movie)
 2006 Arme Millionäre (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Jobhopping (2006)
- Bittere Pillen (2006)
 2006 Paris, je t'aime (segment "Place des Fetes")
 2005 Plötzlich berühmt (TV Movie)
 2004 Prinzessin macht blau (TV Movie)
 2002 Das beste Stück (TV Movie)
 1988 Mapantsula
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