As part of our sneak peak, popcorn and biltong previews, we’re delighted to bring you a feature that’s really close to our hearts – how South African expats adjust, survive and thrive abroad. Watch the preview and set the date with ShowMax to enjoy this delightful and insightful series (together with popcorn and biltong) in the comfort of your own living room.
Find your tribe abroad in Oorsee
As any South African expat knows, creating a life abroad is a challenging, often exhilarating journey. This insightful series stars Actress Charlenè Brouwer (Dis ek, Anna) and her husband, film producer Niel van Deventer along with co-presenter Gerrie de Haas as they try to find the answers to questions like “Are you still a South African at heart, if you leave your home for colder, wetter countries? “Does the longing for home ever pass?”
Straight talking across seven continents
In order to get to the bottom of what has made over 102,793 South Africans leave the country over the past 10 years, they travel seven European countries where they meet a wide variety of expats from all walks of life including rugby players, journalists and musicians. Travelling from England to Ireland, Belgium, The Netherlands, France, Austria and the Czech Republic they meet up with South African expats and in honest, down-to-earth conversations they discover how they survive the cold winters and learn about their successes. They explore the cities the expats have settled in and find out whether they feel they ‘made the right move’
Every week, this wonderful travel show explores ‘the heart of home’. Don’t miss the opportunity to see what the expat life holds in this wonderful series. You can watch Find your tribe abroad in Oorsee on ShowMax, both in South Africa and abroad, new episodes are added every Wednesday. Happy viewing and pass the biltong!