Johan Kruger

Johan Kruger

Brittle-Star Pictures

Line producer and producer in Cape Town, South Africa

About Johan

Name: Johan Kruger

Lives in: Cape Town, South Africa

Company: Brittle-Star Pictures

Occupation: Line Producer and Producer

Projects

  • The Story of Racheltjie De Beer

    The Story of Racheltjie De Beer (2017)
    Film (History) Producer Add a Plot »

  • Revolt

    Revolt (2017)
    Film (Sci-Fi) Producer The story of humankind's last stand against a cataclysmic alien invasion. Set in the war-ravaged African countryside, a U.S. soldier and a French foreign aid worker team up to survive the alien onslaught. Their bond will be tested as they search for refuge across a crumbling world. Written by Anonymous

  • Sink

    Sink (2016)
    Film (Drama) Producer Rachel, a Mozambican domestic worker living in Johannesburg, is forced to make a life-changing decision after her daughter tragically dies whilst under the care of her employers; return to poverty stricken Mozambique or continue working for the people responsible for the death of her child. Things become even more complicated when she finds out that her employers are expecting their first child. Written by Brett Michael Innes

  • 'n Man Soos My Pa

    'n Man Soos My Pa (2015)
    Film (Drama) Producer Juan return to Cape Town with his family from their life in England when he discovers his mother is dying. She insists she wants her conflicted son to reconcile with his alcoholic dad, but all the younger man remembers of his childhood is disappointment and shame and though he wants to be with his mother he intensely dislikes his father, though it's probably more a case of Juan hating who he is himself, because of his father. Written by Johan Kruger

  • Strikdas

    Strikdas (2015)
    Film (Comedy) Producer Willemien's life gets turned upside down the day she takes home the eccentric and bow tie-wearing Vossie. Set in the picturesque town of Stellenbosch, the story unfolds with Vossie experiencing many awkward moments as he finds himself in a home worlds apart from his own. Written by Stefan Enslin

  • Vrou soek boer

    Vrou soek boer (2014)
    Film (Romance) Producer A woman inherits a bakery in a small town, so she decides to trade her city life for a small town one.

  • Spud 2: The Madness Continues

    Spud 2: The Madness Continues (2013)
    Film (Comedy) Producer The year is 1991, and Spud Milton's long walk to manhood is still creeping along at an unnervingly slow pace. Approaching the ripe old age of fifteen and still no signs of the much anticipated ball-drop, Spud is coming to terms with the fact that he may well be a freak of nature. With a mother hell-bent on emigrating, a father making a killing out of selling homemade moonshine, and a demented grandmother called Wombat, the new year seems to offer little except extreme embarrassment and more mortifying Milton madness. But Spud is returning to a boarding school where he is no longer the youngest or the smallest. His dormitory mates, known as the Crazy Eight, have an unusual new member and his house has a new clutch of first years (the Normal Seven). If Spud thinks his second year will be a breeze, however, he is seriously mistaken. He is soon beset with women trouble, coerced into misguided late-night adventures, and funds his dreams of a famous career on the stage in tatters after ... Written by Rogue Star Films

  • Klein Karoo

    Klein Karoo (2013)
    Film (Romance) Producer A young teacher from Oudtshoorn, Cybil Ferreira, will do anything in her power to ensure the success of her project at the small farm school, Kalfieskraal. Cybil dreams about establishing a centre at the school that will provide a safe haven for the local children, who are struggling under the influence of alcoholism in the Swartberg Valley, especially over weekends. The problem is, Cybil's dream is in danger of collapsing before it even gets off the ground. The land Kalfieskraal is situated on is for sale, and none of the possible buyers are interested in her project. Not even her wealthy fiancée, ostrich farmer Meyer Labuschagne, could be bothered about her project or the fate of the children. Cybil's last chance is to convince the director of the Global Upliftment Fund, currently visiting the Klein Karoo to look for projects to support, to fund her project. Then Frans Coetzee comes into our story. A filmmaker with a broken heart, he is in the Klein Karoo with his team to make a ... Written by Tim Theron

  • Liefste Kayla

    Liefste Kayla (2013)
    Television (Musical) Producer Add a Plot »

  • Semi-Soet

    Semi-Soet (2012)
    Film (Comedy and Romance) Producer A young woman is desperate to save her company from a take-over. When she hears that being in a relationship will get her a deal, she hires a model to be her fake boyfriend.

  • Platteland

    Platteland (2011)
    Film (Action, Drama and Music) Producer Platteland features a stellar cast of actors and musicians and puts a vibrant new spin on some of the most popular Afrikaans hits of the past few years. It tells the story of Riana van Niekerk who is desperately fighting to save her family's farm from Mike Ferreira. He has his own agenda and is determined to drive Riana from the land and seize her farm. When Dirk Pretorius, a drifter with many secrets of his own, arrives in town, new alliances are formed and love blossoms in unexpected ways. Written by screen africa

  • A Million Colours

    A Million Colours (2011)
    Film (Drama) Producer A story of love and friendship set against the violence of Apartheid in South Africa. It is a story of the ups and downs of the lives of the three main characters, and how their lives intersect over the years.

  • Winnie Mandela

    Winnie Mandela (2011)
    Film (Biography, Drama and History) Producer A drama that chronicles the life of Winnie Mandela from her childhood through her marriage and her husband's incarceration.

  • Diamonds

    Diamonds (2009)
    TV Movie (Drama) Producer A complex tale about small and big players in the African diamond business, wrapped around a murder of a United States senator's daughter.

  • The Seven of Daran: The Battle of Pareo Rock

    The Seven of Daran: The Battle of Pareo Rock (2008)
    Film (Family) Producer "The Battle of Pareo Rock" tells the story of Jimmy, an 11-year old European boy who goes to Africa with his mother, a busy executive charged with establishing a golf resort. However, on arriving they find themselves caught up in a war situation between rival indigenous tribes fighting over the land. To his surprise, Jimmy meets the talking giraffe, Seraf, at a busy market. Seraf tells Jimmy that he cannot easily avoid this tribal battle. But together with Charita, a poor African girl, Jimmy embarks on an adventurous and magical trip through the African jungle, where they must overcome many obstacles. Fortunately they have help, not only from Seraf, but also from a precious medallion. Throughout their trip, they discover that they can only achieve their goal if they truly believe in themselves and don't let anybody or anything get in their way. Written by Anonymous

  • Holby City

    Holby City (2008)
    Television (Drama) Production manager Drama series depicting the frenetic daily lives of the doctors, nurses and patients in the hectic cardiac unit of Holby City General Hospital. The unit is run by the autocratic Consultant Surgeon Anton Meyer (George Irving) assisted by arrogant sidekick Registrar Nick (Michael French) who find themselves in a continuous running battle with Consultant Muriel McKendrick ('Phyllis Logan') over beds with the rest of the staff caught in the cross-fire. Written by Mark Smith <msmith@osi.co.uk>

  • Save Angel Hope

    Save Angel Hope (2007)
    Film (Comedy) Producer The 'Angel Hope' of the title is a fictitious nun - a little like Mother Teresa, only much younger and prettier - who works at a fictitious hospital in the South Pacific. The third fictional element is a hurricane which destroys the hospital, triggering a charity campaign to rebuild it. Needless to say, there are no more plans to build a new hospital than there was a hospital in the first place. And equally needless to say, things begin to go wrong right from the start, with love and religion getting in the way of good honest greed. Written by Anonymous

  • Der weisse Afrikaner

    Der weisse Afrikaner (2004)
    TV Movie (Adventure, Biography and History) Producer Add a Plot »

  • Red Phone 2

    Red Phone 2 (2003)
    TV Movie (Action and Drama) Producer An international police force works together to combat worldwide terrorism.

  • The Red Phone: Manhunt

    The Red Phone: Manhunt (2002)
    TV Movie (Action and Drama) Producer When the red phone rings, the AT 2000 goes into action. Covertly created and financed by an international consortium of governments and wide-ranging private interests, AT 2000 represents the last line of defense against worldwide terrorism. A secured hi-tech computer line, the red phone accesses only terrorist activity already investigated and verified by - but beyond the grasp of - any one of a number of international police, special security, and military agencies, so its urgent signal raises the alarm on a clear and present danger - an explosive situation that only AT 2000 can defuse. Headed by Quentin Forbes, the group is assembled from special units throughout the entire commonwealth of nations - the men and woman of AT 2000 are the very best in their respective specialities. But they are also renegades, marching to a different drumbeat of justice, one above and beyond the call of "regular duty". Forming what is, essentially, the first truly international police force, they ... Written by Lou

  • Stern der Liebe

    Stern der Liebe (2001)
    TV Movie (Adventure) Producer Thomas Kesselbach is a highly respected restorer of old paintings, and leads a quiet, withdrawn life. All this changes when he gets a visit one day from a friend: Marcus Holt, the very wealthy owner of an enormous diamond company. Kessel-bach and Holt have not seen each other for many years. Kesselbach now lives in Brandenburg, and Holt in South Africa. Back then they were very close friends, until they fell in love with the same woman, Julia, whom Holt later married. Julia is also the reason why Holt has come to see his old friend. He is worried about his wife, who has had serious psychological problems for a while now; he tells Kesselbach that she is addicted to tablets. Holt says he just can't seem to get through to her anymore. A few weeks ago she disappeared, and now Holt is pin-ning all his hopes on Kesselbach: perhaps he can win Julia's trust and bring her back home. Painful memories of the old days resurface in Kesselbach at the mention of Julia's name. He has never been able ... Written by Anonymous

  • 25° South

    25° South (1999)
    Television Producer Add a Plot »

  • Dangerous Ground

    Dangerous Ground (1997)
    Film (Action, Crime, Drama and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew Vusi Madlazi returns to the South African village he left as a young boy (he was organizing against apartheid, and left in fear of his life) to bury his father. He meets up with his brother Ernest, who tells him their other brother Stephen couldn't be contacted. Vusi goes to Johannesburg to find him, but at first can only find his neighbor/girlfriend, Karin, a stripper. Vusi proceeds to learn how conditions have changed since the end of apartheid, not always for the better for black men. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

  • The Legend of the Hidden City

    The Legend of the Hidden City (1997)
    Television (Adventure, Family, Action and Fantasy) Miscellaneous Crew After surviving a helicopter crash in the uncharted South African wilderness, two young men, a girl and a renegade thief discover an ancient city unknown to civilization.

  • Tarzan: The Epic Adventures

    Tarzan: The Epic Adventures (1996)
    Television (Action, Adventure and Fantasy) Miscellaneous Crew The series begins with Tarzan, still living in Europe, returning home to Africa to foil the plans of the evil Count Rokoff. After defeating both Rokoff and his accomplice, Mora, queen of the flesh eating monsters known as Mahars, Tarzan decides to stay in Africa, and is reunited with his old friend Timba, who joins him in his adventures.

  • Sweating Bullets

    Sweating Bullets (1993)
    Television (Action and Drama) Miscellaneous Crew Nick Slaughter, an ex-RCMP and DEA agent, who had dropped out of society after being fired from his job, relocates to the Florida town of Key Mariah to start a detective service. In the process he meets Sylvie Gerard, a local travel agent. Together they form a strong partnership and quite the detective team. However, the local police squad never made it easy so they often require help from their friends: Ian, Spider (owners of the Tropical Heat Bar at different times) and Rollie (local police mortician). The Town of Key Mariah will never be the same again thanks to Nick Slaughter and company. Written by Janet Worth <worthy@planeteer.com>

  • Curse of the Crystal Eye

    Curse of the Crystal Eye (1991)
    Film (Action) Miscellaneous Crew A man travels through Asia and Africa seeking the treasure of Ali Baba.

  • Burndown

    Burndown (1990)
    Film (Thriller) Producer Women are killed and raped in a small town near a condemned nuclear power plant. The bodies turn out to be very radioactive. The sheriff and a female reporter start to investigate.

  • American Eagle

    American Eagle (1989)
    Film (Action) Miscellaneous Crew Twenty years ago, Vietnam turned three American boys into men, but amidst the horror, Johnny Burke cracked. When his friends, Max and Rudy, stop him from torturing an innocent Cambodian girl, he wheels on them and, aflame with hatred, vows vengeance. Written by sheba021

  • Shaka Zulu

    Shaka Zulu (1986 - 1989)
    Television (Action, Biography, Drama, History and 1 More) Miscellaneous Crew Framed around Queen Victoria's decision on England's political stance towards the Zulu Nation, this mini-series details King Shaka's rise and fall with mythic detail. Prophecy is mixed with recorded fact regarding Shaka's birth, exile, innovations in warfare, assumption of the throne, building of the Zulu Empire, first contact with Europe and the events that lead to his downfall. Written by Renee Ann Byrd <byrdie@wyrdbyrd.org>

  • The Tattoo Chase

    The Tattoo Chase (1989)
    Film (Adventure and Comedy) Miscellaneous Crew In order to receive an inheritance, Howie Goldman must comb the globe and find a woman with a deposit box number tattooed on her derrière.

  • Merchants of War

    Merchants of War (1989)
    Film (Action) Miscellaneous Crew The heroes are best friends and commandos sent on a covert mission by the CIA. The mission is a success, but the two incur the wrath of the world's most feared terrorist, a fanatical Islamic, when they set out to do one last mission.

  • Dancing in the Forest

    Dancing in the Forest (1988)
    Film (Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew Sy Winter, a young idealistic American, becomes stranded high in the mountain woods. Attracted by the beautiful Tanya, he is trapped into working for her violent husband and his decrepit wheelchair-bound father. As the ominous surroundings deepen his tortured desires for Tanya, his fantasies become reality and Sy is plunged into a nightmare of murder and revenge from which he cannot escape until he faces his own tortured nightmares. Written by Anonymous

  • It's Murphy's Fault

    It's Murphy's Fault (1988)
    Film (Comedy and Drama) Miscellaneous Crew A down-on-his-luck, struggling writer hits rock bottom just when he meets a sexy policewoman. But bad luck seems to follow him like a lost puppy and just when things start looking up, a story sold, a new camper and a new love life, his adventure of misfortune begins again. Written by Anonymous

  • Steel Dawn

    Steel Dawn (1987)
    Film (Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi) Miscellaneous Crew In a post-apocalyptic world, a warrior wandering through the desert comes upon a group of settlers who are being menaced by a murderous gang that is after the water they control.

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