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Malik Bendjelloul: Death of a filmmaker who told an extraordinary South African tale | Daily Maverick

From Daily Maverick Malik Bendjelloul, the Swedish director of ‘Searching for Sugar Man’, has committed suicide aged 36. It’s just over a year since the documentary about folk musician Rodriguez won Bendjelloul an Oscar and captured the hearts of viewers

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It was 16 years ago this week that Rodriguez toured South Africa

It was 16 years this week that Rodriguez and his family arrived in South Africa for a series of sold-out performances. Read all about this historic tour at http://rodriguezandbigsky.com/ Dead Men Don’t Tour, Rodriguez in South Africa 1998 (TV Documentary)

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Rodriguez – Sugar Man at Glastonbury 2013

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Rodriguez – Bonus song (Dead End Street) from “Tracks” (Arte Channel). Program33.

  Dead End Street originally recorded by Lou Rawls in 1967.   Not to be confused with Dead End Street by The Kinks in 1966 which is a different song.

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Rodriguez interviewed by Ten’s Angela Bishop, 20 March 2013

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Top Billing insert featuring Rodriguez

This week on Top Billing, Jo-Ann spends some time with Craig Bartholomew Strydom, Stephen ‘Sugar’ Segerman and the legend himself, Rodriguez.

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SABC Media Libraries: Searching for Sugar Man, also in the SABC Archives

“Sugar Man”, the story of a forgotten singer, won the best documentary at the Oscars this week. Sixto Rodriguez made two records in the early 1970s, but it never took off in America. Unbeknown to him, it became very popular

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Searching For Sugar Man wins Oscar for Best Documentary Feature

Ben Affleck presents the award for Best Documentary Feature

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Searching for Sugar Man Interview

In the early ’70s, Rodriguez recorded two albums in the United States, working with some of the biggest producers in the industry and even attracting a capable suitor in the form of Motown Records. He only sold more than a

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