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The zebra Jimmy and Charita ride when the escape the Bombata village is actually a painted horse. Real zebras do not allow riders on their backs.
The boy sitting to Jimmy's left in the class room is the son of the films producer Rolf Visser.
Johann Harmse never acted before in his life. He was discovered by a talent scout who was visiting school and cast three days before principal photography started.
Director Lourens Blok, producer Felice Bakker and screenwriter Bart Juttmann were attached to the project when they were still in their final year of the Dutch Film and Television Academy.
This is the first movie in what is planned to be a series of seven movies about "The Seven of Daran".
Cesar the young boy comes from a small town called Walvis Bay,Namibia.