The Office - South Africa

2010-05-17 14:38

The Brits did it first.  Then the Americans. Who did it better? The jury is out on that one. Now imagine the groundbreaking TV series as The Office: Mzansi Style. 

Are you laughing or crying? Air-punching or cringing?

The Office (the original, that is), shot in a mockumentary style, makes for gloriously awkward moments and uncomfortable silences. South Africa has more than enough material to feed such an atmosphere, but would a local version of the show work?

notontvSA have made a 10-minute pilot episode  imagining just what a South African version of The Office would be like. 

Watch the video here.

Does it, uh, grab you?

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