• 1997
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Biography, Documentary

The first hour of Jo Menell and Angus Gibson's comprehensive biography of Nelson Mandela offers not only a portrait of the man behind the near-myth, but a fascinating glimpse of black life in pre-apartheid South Africa. The film uses incisive interviews and rare archival footage to illustrate Mandela's origins as a member of the Xhosa tribe and his more

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Director (2 Credits)
Producer (3 Credits)
Exec. Producer (2 Credits)
Dan Genetti
Co-Producer (1 Credit)
Peter Saraf
Cinematographer (2 Credits)
Dewald Aukema
Peter Tischhauser
Editor (1 Credit)
Andy Keir
Musical Composer (2 Credits)
Cedric Gradus Samson
Music/Lyrics Composer (21 Credits)
Babsy Mlangeni
Brenda Fassie
Danny Kamazu
Lesego Rampolokeng
Mercy Pakela
Sam Bopape
The Father Huddleston Band
The Havana Swingsters
The Jazz Dazzlers
The Jazz Pioneers
The Manhattan Brothers
The Special AKA
Thobile Zweilibanzi
Warrick Sweeney
Zoyisile Zweilibanzi