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Twelve Disciples of Nelson Mandela (2005)

Confronted with the death of his stepfather, Director Thomas Allen Harris embarks on a journey to understand the man who raised him, Pule Benjamin Leinaeng ("Lee") - an ANC foot-soldier who... See full summary »
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Confronted with the death of his stepfather, Director Thomas Allen Harris embarks on a journey to understand the man who raised him, Pule Benjamin Leinaeng ("Lee") - an ANC foot-soldier who sacrificed his life for the freedom of his country. As part of the first wave of South African freedom fighters, Lee and his comrades left their homeland in 1960 to broadcast to the world the brutality of apartheid and to raise support for the African National Congress ("ANC") and its leaders, Nelson Mandela and Oliver Tambo. This film is an intimate tale about an African-American family, the anti-apartheid movement and the quest for reconciliation between a father and son. Written by Thomas Allen Harris

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A Son's Tribute to Unsung Heroes

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Official Sites:

PBS [United States]

Country:

USA | South Africa

Language:

Afrikaans | English

Release Date:

11 September 2005 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Dodeka mathites tou Nelson Mandela See more »

Filming Locations:

South Africa See more »

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Stereo
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