A Fire in Africa (South Africa: 1989)


Gerhard Uys

Cast list

Rod Alexander
Eddie Dorie
Paulus Masuku
Japan Mthembu
Karakare Muharukua


Director: Gerhard Uys
Writer: Emil Kolbe


This 1989 film released by Nickolodean Television, directed by Gerhard Uys and staring Eddie Dorie as Eddie Dorey is a documentary and a slight drama about a South African tribe that is not well known, called The Himba.


H. H. T., “Fire in Africa.” Movie Reviews

Academic Articles

Cinematic Cities: ‘Film and History’ Overview for South Africa’s Major Metropolises by Vivian Bickford-Smith. Journal of African American Studies, Vol. 39, No. 3, Sep. 2013, pp. 681-699