Oliver Schmitz
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What a Wonderful 'Life': An Interview with Director Oliver Schmitz
13 Jul 2011 // 5:00 PM

Life, Above All director Oliver Schmitz brings the best-selling novel Chanda's Secret to the big screen with a dazzling cast of African actresses. Schmitz chats with Nik Ruckert about the making of this universal South African tone poem about tolerance.

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'Life, Above All' Confronts the South African AIDS Pandemic with Care and Honesty
4 Dec 2011 // 10:40 PM

Oliver Schmitz's film casts an unblinking eye on the social stigma surrounding AIDS in his home country.

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'Five Came Back' Is an Unusual and Seminal Suspenser

// Short Ends and Leader

"This film feels like a template for subsequent multi-character airplane-disaster and crash projects, all the way down to Lost.

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