Circles in a Forest

Circles in a Forest

92 mins | Drama, Romance | Aug. 1, 1989

Saul Barnard grew up in a family of woodcutters. The woodcutters are scared of the elephants in the forest, but there's one elephant that never seems to threaten Saul. Tired of being exploited by wood buyers, Saul takes a stand and his father chases him away. He goes to work on the wood buyer MacDonald's wood yard, where he gets to know MacDonald's daughter, Kate, and falls in love with her. After a few years he leaves MacDonald and joins the first prospectors in the forest, searching for gold. Millwood becomes a small town with hotels and bars and houses. Kate appears again.

Circles in a Forest

92 mins | Drama, Romance | Aug. 1, 1989

Circles in a Forest
Saul Barnard grew up in a family of woodcutters. The woodcutters are scared of the elephants in the forest, but there's one elephant that never seems to threaten Saul. Tired of being exploited by wood buyers, Saul takes a stand and his father chases him away. He goes to work on the wood buyer MacDonald's wood yard, where he gets to know MacDonald's daughter, Kate, and falls in love with her. After a few years he leaves MacDonald and joins the first prospectors in the forest, searching for gold. Millwood becomes a small town with hotels and bars and houses. Kate appears again.
Producers Philo Pieterse Productions
Original title Circles in a Forest
Directors Regardt van den Bergh
Writers Fabrice Ziolkowski, Dalene Matthee, Luli Barzman

Cast

Arnold Vosloo

as Saul Barnard

Ian Bannen

as MacDonald

Judi Trott

as Kate MacDonald

Brion James

as Mr. Patterson

Joe Stewardson

as Joram Barnard

Christo Niehaus

as Younger Saul Barnard

Danielle Crouse

as Younger Kate MacDonald

Joanna Palmer

as Mrs. MacDonald

Nic van Rensburg

as Older Jozef Barnard

Albert Maritz

as Younger Jozef Barnard

Liam Cundill

as Older Isak Barnard

Prince Mokhini

as Maska

Shareen Swart

as Magrieta Barnard

Lynne White

as Mrs. Stopforth (as Lynn White)

Wilson Dunster

as Crompton

Ingrid Emslie

as Older Jane

Dorette Potgieter

as Younger Jane

Gillian Garlick

as Mrs. Cairncross

Scott J. Ateah

as Cairncross

David Sherwood

as Morris

David Butler

as Older James