South African short film

Lina and Leo

A 20-min dark comedy about a struggling middle-aged journalist who goes looking for a recluse surrealist artist for his next big story. When he lands up in an obscure little town with some very peculiar people, he finds more surrealism than he bargained for.


Scriptwriter/Director: Yolande Botha 

Producers: Cate Uys & Yolande Botha

Executive Producer: Ebrahim Mia

Cinematographer: Felix Seuffret

Sound: Morné Marais @ Sound Surgeon

Music: Riaan Smit & Crimson House Blues

Edit: Paul Speirs

Photographer: Graham Abbott

Poster Art & Design: Lynne Stuart

iKraal Productions

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Filmed on location at:

Barrydale, Western Cape, South Africa

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