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A loving father and husband, as well as being a well respected Boer-officer, Kommandant vas Aswegen decides upon hearing that the enemy (the British) are planning a “scorched earth”- policy to go home and protect his wife and family instead of further participation in the war. This decision leads to him and his sons being tried for high treason.

Cast and Crew

Directed by Paul Eilers
Produced by Spier Films Michael Auret (executive producer) and Danie Bester (Producer)
Director of Photography: Tom Marais
Written by Sallas de Jager
Starring Gys de Villiers as Kommandant van Aswegen, also featuring Vilje Maritz and Neil Bennet

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