The ostrich trainer

A day in the countryside of Mpumalanga. Surrounded by hunderds of big and small birds. We’re gonna meet the only real ostrich

27 April 2002

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A casting director

In an office full of big game.

26 April 2002

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Back in Jo’burg

Just meetings!! Again flying! We are getting tired. Being in aeroplanes all the time is not nice.

25 April 2002

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Ostrich town

We are meeting ostrich experts because the ostriches we will use in the film need a lot of research. Ostriches are beautiful but very stupid animals.

24 April 2002

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Whole day flying

It’s a whole day of flying. Changing planes constanly. In big ones and small ones.

23 April 2002

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In the remains of an old diamond mining town. We’re on a flight to Kohlmanskop.

22 April 2002

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Search for more

Trying to find other locations. We search for possible locations for other scenes in the area. I want an area that looks like Afghanistan but the only place we find is too far away and too desolate.

21 April 2002

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Finding Fairlands

First day of our recce to Namibia. My story is about a lonely woman in a town disappearing under the sand of the endless sand dunes.

20 April 2002

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The start

What happened before I started the weblog. Short summary of two years hard work and struggle.

18 April 2002

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