Costa Botes

Director, Producer, Camera and Electrical Department

Director, Producer, Camera and Electrical Department


Costa Botes is a director and producer, known for The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001), Stalin's Sickle (1987) and Bad Taste (1987).
Awards
2 wins & 4 nominations.

Known For


The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Camera and Electrical Department (2001)
Stalin's Sickle
Stalin's Sickle
Director (1987)
Bad Taste
Bad Taste
Thanks (1987)
Saving Grace
Saving Grace
Director (1998)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
DirectorAct of Kindness
(Documentary) (co-director)
2015/II
DirectorThe Last Dogs of Winter
(Documentary)
2011
DirectorDaytime Tiger
(Documentary)
2011
DirectorCandyman
(Documentary)
2010
DirectorStruggle No More
(Documentary)
2006
DirectorThe Tribe
(TV Series) (44 episodes) - Episode #5.32 (2003) - Episode #5.33 (2003) - Episode #5.31 (2003) - Episode #5.30 (2003) - Episode #5.29 (2003) Show all 44 episodes
1999-2003
DirectorRevelations
(TV Series) (4 episodes) - Mended Sole (2003) - Do Unto Others (2002) - The Prodigal (2002) - And Judas Had a Brother (2002)
2002-2003
DirectorThe Making of 'The Lord of the Rings'
(Video documentary)
2002
DirectorSaving Grace1998
DirectorOriginal Skin
(Short)
1996
DirectorKein Oscar für Mr. McKenzie
(TV Movie)
1995
DirectorThe Edge
(TV Series)
1993
DirectorThe Ray Bradbury Theater
(TV Series) (4 episodes) - The Dead Man (1992) - Tomorrow's Child (1992) - A Sound of Thunder (1989) - The Dwarf (1989)
1989-1992
DirectorStalin's Sickle
(Short)
1987
RoleTitleYear
ProducerAct of Kindness
(Documentary) (co-producer)
2015/II
ProducerAntarctica: A Year on Ice
(Documentary) (consulting producer)
2013
ProducerResting in Play
(Short) (executive producer)
2012
ProducerThe Last Dogs of Winter
(Documentary) (producer)
2011
ProducerDaytime Tiger
(Documentary) (producer)
2011
ProducerDay Trip
(Short) (producer)
2010
ProducerCandyman
(Documentary) (producer)
2010
ProducerLost in Wonderland
(Documentary) (producer)
2009
ProducerStruggle No More
(Documentary) (executive producer) / (producer)
2006
ProducerBehind the Bull: Forgotten Silver
(Video documentary short) (producer)
2000
RoleTitleYear
Camera and Electrical DepartmentTeam Tibet: Home Away from Home
(Documentary) (camera operator)
2017
Camera and Electrical DepartmentCandyman
(Documentary) (camera operator)
2010
Camera and Electrical DepartmentThe Making of 'The Lord of the Rings'
(Video documentary) (camera operator)
2002
Camera and Electrical DepartmentNational Geographic Explorer
(TV Series documentary) (camera operator - 1 episode) - Beyond the Movie: The Lord of the Rings (2001) ... (camera operator)
2001
Camera and Electrical DepartmentTroldspejlet
(TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode) - Troldspejlet Special: Ringenes herre - Eventyret om ringen (2001) ... (camera operator)
2001
Camera and Electrical DepartmentThe Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
(camera operator: making-of documentary)
2001
RoleTitleYear
EditorThe Deadly Ponies Gang2013
EditorThe Last Dogs of Winter
(Documentary)
2011
EditorDaytime Tiger
(Documentary)
2011
EditorCandyman
(Documentary)
2010
EditorLost in Wonderland
(Documentary)
2009
EditorStruggle No More
(Documentary)
2006
RoleTitleYear
WriterThe World in Your Window
(Short)
2017
WriterDay Trip
(Short) (screenplay)
2010
WriterOriginal Skin
(Short)
1996
WriterKein Oscar für Mr. McKenzie
(TV Movie) (written by)
1995
WriterValley of the Stereos
(Short)
1992
RoleTitleYear
CinematographerThe Last Dogs of Winter
(Documentary)
2011
CinematographerDaytime Tiger
(Documentary)
2011
CinematographerCandyman
(Documentary)
2010
CinematographerStruggle No More
(Documentary)
2006
CinematographerThe Lord of the Rings: The Quest Fulfilled
(TV Short documentary)
2003
RoleTitleYear
ActorSaving Grace1998
ActorBad Taste
3rd Class Alien
1987
RoleTitleYear
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorWorzel Gummidge Down Under
(TV Series) (assistant director)
1987
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorNearly No Christmas
(TV Movie) (third assistant director)
1983
RoleTitleYear
Miscellaneous CrewThe Deadly Ponies Gang
(story editor)
2013
Miscellaneous CrewThe Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
(director: making-of documentary)
2001
RoleTitleYear
Editorial departmentCold
(Short) (assistant editor) (completed)
RoleTitleYear
Script and Continuity DepartmentThe Defector
(script editor)
2018
RoleTitleYear
ThanksI Let a Song Go Out of My Heart
(Short) (special thanks)
2014
ThanksAntarctica: A Year on Ice
(Documentary) (thanks)
2013
ThanksShacklock '77
(Short) (special thanks)
2010
ThanksCydog - Die Superschnauze
(thanks)
1990
ThanksBad Taste
(thanks to additional assistance from)
1987
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Making of 'The Lord of the Rings'
(Video documentary) Self
2002
SelfBehind the Bull: Forgotten Silver
(Video documentary short) Self
2000
SelfKein Oscar für Mr. McKenzie
(TV Movie) Self - Film Maker
1995