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During the National Governments rule of apartheid in South Africa a law was passed requiring all white males at the age of 16 to report for national service in the South African Defense Force (SADF). To deny this call meant imprisonment. During their time many were engaged in bush wars being fought on the northern borders. It was a traumatic experience for Mike whose mission was to cross the border into enemy territory and destroy hostile guerrillas. Plunged into a world where war has no rules, barbaric ways and sadistic practices turn Mike from the hunter to the hunted as he desperately tries to warn his sister’s boyfriend, Derek, about the relentless force that lurks in doing military service with the South African Defense force. Based on a true story.

Crew: Written by Andrew Buckland Directed by Paul van Zyl

Cast: Andrew Buckland Graham Weir

 

Shorts Showcase Annual Festival Awards 2014

Shorts Showcase Annual Festival Award
Shorts Showcase Critics Award
Shorts Showcase Animated Film Category Award
Shorts Showcase Documentary Category Award
Shorts Showcase Drama Category Award
Shorts Showcase Comedy Category Award